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Coffee sourcing 2015 – 8,000 miles through Central America

Dave Elbert, coffee buyer for Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea

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

Closing Time: Columbus Crave Profiles Brandon Bir

Columbus Crave logo

We all know Brandon Bir as Crimson Cup’s coffee and training specialist. He travels to places like Peru, Guatemala and Honduras to bring back new coffees and establish relationships for our Friend2Farmer direct trade program. As part of our coffee … Read More

Meet our Cuppers: Nate Bell

Nate Bell Crimson Cup Coffee House Columbus Oho

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

Introducing Our New Coffee Roasting & Distribution Facility!

Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea roasting and distribution headquarters Columbus Ohio

We’re excited to announce the opening of our new $1.1 million roasting facility and distribution center at 1925 Alum Creek Drive in Columbus. This expansion was made possible by the growth of our customers and partners, including the 12 new … Read More

Greg Warms up Good Day Columbus with Irish Coffee

Greg Ubert prepares Irish Coffee for Good Day Columbus

Greg stopped by the Good Day Columbus set this morning to help anchors Alyssa Henry and Shawn Ireland prepare for National Irish Coffee Day, celebrated Sunday, Jan. 25. As Greg explained, he first experienced Irish Coffee at San Francisco’s Buena … Read More

Brandon Demonstrates Hopped Holiday Nitro on Good Day Columbus

Brandon Bir of Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea demonstrates Hopped Holiday Nitro on Good Day Columbus

The Columbus coffee community has been buzzing about our Hopped Nitro coffees! Good Day Columbus asked Coffee Specialist Brandon Bir to demonstrate the new Hopped Holiday Nitro, which is available through the end of the year exclusively at Crimson Cup … Read More

A Global Coffee Tour, Gift Boxed for the Holidays

Global Coffee Tour Gift Box Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea

Looking for the perfect gift for a  discriminating coffee lover? With our new gift boxes, you can send your coffee lover on a virtual coffee-tasting trip with three exceptional coffees from widely different coffee-growing regions around the globe. The $45 … Read More