Tag Archives: coffee roasters

Brandon Bir Earns Q Grader License

Q Grader Brandon Bir Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea Columbus Ohio

Congrats to Coffee Sourcing and Education Manager Brandon Bir on earning his Q Grader license from the Coffee Quality Institute! Brandon is now one of only 3,500 coffee professionals worldwide licensed to evaluate Arabica coffees. “We are all extremely proud … Read More

Conversations Coffee Bar in Wylie, Texas Joins Crimson Cup Community

Conversations Coffee Bar Wylie Texas

Welcome to Conversations Coffee Bar in Wylie, Texas – the newest addition to our Crimson Cup family of independent coffee houses. This high-end specialty coffee bar is located at 304 N Ballard Ave. in the historical district of downtown Wylie, Texas. … Read More

Moose Junction Coffee and Espresso Joins Crimson Cup Community

A big Crimson Cup welcome to Moose Junction Coffee and Espresso! A joint venture by longtime friends Alex and Mary Lemieux and Shawn and Lisa Peterson, the coffee house celebrated its grand opening June 7 at 7534 Roughsawn Drive, Suite … Read More

Meet the Farmer with David Lopez of El Socorro, Honduras

Meet the Farmer with David Lopez of El Socorro, Honduras

We were excited to welcome Honduran Coffee Farmer David Lopez to our Crimson Cup Coffee Houses and the Crimson Cup Innovation Lab as part of our “Meet the Farmer” series. David also visited the Ohio State University and Upper Arlington’s Barrington … Read More

Welcome to The Coffee Shelf in Chapin, South Carolina

The Coffee Shelf in Chapin, SC serves Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea

We’re excited to welcome The Coffee Shelf in Chapin, South Carolina to the growing community of independent coffee houses, cafés and bakeries that serve Crimson Cup beverages! “I wanted to create a warm and relaxing setting for our community while combining my … Read More

Crimson Cup Seeks Out New Ethiopian Coffees, Farming Relationships

Brandon Bir with Ethiopian children

Ethiopia was the source of two of the three coffees we submitted for cupping as part of our winning Roaster of the Year application. Looking to the future, we want to discover new coffees and build relationships with Ethiopian coffee … Read More

Thrillist’s Top 21 Coffee Roasters

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We’re thrilled to be among the top 21 coffee roasters in the country, according to online food, drink and travel mag Thrillist. Crimson Cup is the only Columbus or Ohio coffee roaster to make the list. Thrillist staff writer Dan … Read More