Tag Archives: Columbus Ohio coffee

How Coffee Fueled the Civil War

Coffee has been a comfort to soldiers since the Civil War

We found Jon Grinspan’s recent New York Times story about the role of coffee in the Civil War absolutely fascinating. Who knew that William McKinley’s heroic coffee run would help fuel the Union army during the bloodiest single day of … Read More

New Charlie Foxtrot Coffee to Benefit Veterans and their Families

Charlie Foxtrot coffee benefits disabled American veterans

Giving back to U.S. troops and veterans is an ongoing effort for Crimson Cup. That’s why we’re proud to join forces with Charlie Foxtrot Founders Alvin E. Burzynski and Rick Isbell to launch Charlie Foxtrot Coffee. This patriotic new coffee … Read More

Limited Batch: Sumatra Wahana Estate

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Sumatra Wahana is shade grown in volcanic soils in a Northern region of Sumatra. Wahana Estate sources much of its coffee from small farmer groups in the surrounding area. To nurture their relationship, they have created a Farmer Support Center … Read More

The Tired Goat, SWP Decaf Blend

Tired Goat

Why a goat you may ask?  According to folk-lore, a goat herder took his goats out to pasture one day.  At the end of the day, he would use a flute to call them back to the farm.  He tried … Read More

Introducing: Wayfarer Blend

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Meet the Wayfarer Blend. Why Wayfarer? It literally means traveler. We were cupping some current crop coffee samples in our lab when the idea to create this new blend arose. Offering a blend that uses a rotating variety of current … Read More