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Good Day Columbus Visits Crimson Cup Coffee House

Dana Turtle (center) with Rebeka Reames and Bob Cervas at Crimson Cup Coffee House

As Good Day Columbus Meteorologist Dana Turtle discovered last Friday, becoming a barista takes a lot of skill and training. Dana played barista for a day at our Crimson Cup Coffee House. Crimson Cup Barista Rebeka Reames, who has eleven … Read More

2013 in the Rear View Mirror

Crimson Cup Master Roaster Dave Rochus

A look back at 2013 through highlight videos are always fun! We enjoyed pulling this together to remind us of all of the awesome things we had the opportunity to do and share this year… 8 Featured Drink Promotions, some … Read More

Our Search for New Coffees

New Coffees from Crimson Cup

Our new coffees join our lineup after an exhaustive search that includes many months of cupping by Coffee Buyers Brandon Bir and Dave Eldridge. It all begins with a trip to origin or a request to our importers. We search … Read More

Our New Single-Serve Coffee Capsules

Crimson Cup Single Serve Coffee Capsules

Have a single-serve coffee brewing system? Now, you can enjoy our coffee-house-quality java at home! Our new single-serve coffee capsules are designed to work with major home brewing systems. Each package contains 10 capsules of our handcrafted coffee in one … Read More

Ethiopian Sidamo Kellenso

Sidamo Kellenso

Sidamo province of southern Ethiopia, where the species coffea originated, comes this beautifully balanced coffee. Coffee from Ethiopia comes in many forms. This is known as dry, natural, or unwashed coffee. This coffee differs from other dry-process Ethiopia coffees, which … Read More

Meet Our Cuppers: Dave Eldridge

Dave Eldridge in Antigua, Guatemala

So what is a cupper, you ask? At Crimson Cup, it’s someone who lives for coffee. Many of our Cuppers have invested long hours – in some cases, years – in learning to objectively assess the quality of coffee. Each … Read More

Business Plan Basics: Determining Your Breakeven Point

Greg Ubert, founder and president, Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea

Dreaming about opening a coffee shop? Then it’s in your best interest to master business fundamentals such as writing a business plan and calculating your breakeven point. As Greg observes in a recent issue of CoffeeTalk magazine: “Most coffee shop … Read More