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Crimson Cup Receives Corporate Partner Award from Cancer Support Community Central Ohio

Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea receives Corporate Partner award from Cancer Support Community Central Ohio

We were honored to receive the 2016 Corporate Partner Award from Cancer Support Community Central Ohio. The award, which recognizes leadership, vision and dedication, was presented Sept. 18 at the annual Night of Chocolate fundraiser. Crimson Cup is the roasting … Read More

Grand Opening of Upper Arlington Coffee House

Grand Opening Crimson Cup Coffee House Upper Arlington Ohio

We celebrated the grand opening of our Crimson Cup Coffee House at 2468 Northwest Blvd. in Upper Arlington on Wednesday, September 16. The day-long festivities featured $1 drink specials, a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Upper Arlington Chamber of Commerce, face painting, a … Read More

Ethiopian Coffees Headline Coffee House Brew Bars

Coffee beans drying in a family compound at a village near Konso, Ethiopia.

We’ve perked up the Crimson Cup brew bar lineup with three Ethiopian coffees you’ll want to try! Ethiopian Natural Sidamo Ardi, Ethiopian Sidama Guji and Ethiopian Yirg Z (Yirgacheffe) are available for a limited time at the Crimson Cup Coffee … Read More

Traveling to Expand Our Relationships with Peruvian Coffee Farmers

Crimson Cup coffee buyer on Finca Santa Rosa in Peru

In July, Coffee Buyers Dave Eldridge and Brandon Bir, along with Customer Growth Specialist Taylor Harvey, traveled into Peru’s Andes mountains to meet with local coffee farmers. Their goal was to expand relationships with farmers who participate in our Friend2Farmer … Read More

Roast Master Dave Rochus Earns SCAA Roaster’s Guild Certificate


Congratulations to Roast Master Dave Rochus, who has earned a Level 1 certificate from the Specialty Coffee Association of America Roaster’s Guild. The Roaster Level 1 Certificate program develops knowledge and skills required in professional coffee roasting facilities. In addition … Read More

Our 2015 Service Learning Trip to El Socorro, Honduras with Ohio State Students

Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea sponsored service learning trip for Ohio State students to Honduran village of El Socorro de lat Penitas

For the third year in a row, we were proud to sponsor a service learning trip to Honduras for students from the Ohio State University. We’ve been working with the remote mountain village of El Socorro de la Penitas since … Read More

Coffee sourcing 2015 – 8,000 miles through Central America

Coffee buyer Dave Eldridge reports on this year’s coffee buying trip through Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua. I love harvest season in Central America! In the third week of February, I departed frigid Columbus, Ohio with Greg Ubert, founder and … Read More