Author: Crimson Cup

How to Brew Awesome Coffee with the Chemex Coffeemaker

March 17, 2020 (Published: March 17, 2020)

Want to make coffee like James Bond? Then try the Chemex® Coffeemaker. In From Russia with Love, Author Ian Fleming revealed that the manual brewer with the hourglass shape was Bond’s preferred method of brewing morning coffee in his London flat. And no wonder. Created in 1941 by inventor Peter Schlumbohm, the Chemex® is known […]

New Ugandan Quality Lab Helps Coffee Farmers Pursue Sustainable Future

February 27, 2020 (Published: February 27, 2020)

At Crimson Cup, we believe lack of access to knowledge about coffee quality keeps many coffee farmers from earning a fair return on their crop. “With the commodity price for coffee hovering around $1 per pound, many of the world’s small coffee farmers struggle to eke out a living – even though their coffee, when […]

Columbus Foundation Honors Crimson Cup Among 2020 National Number Ones

February 13, 2020 (Published: February 13, 2020)

Crimson Cup Founder and President Greg Ubert is among the central Ohio leaders honored as 2020 National Number Ones by The Columbus Foundation. Individuals and organizations were honored at the annual National Number Ones luncheon on February 13th. The event recognizes those who have achieved top rankings in their fields. “Our community is filled with […]

Celebrating a Successful 2019

February 12, 2020 (Published: February 12, 2020)

Crimson Cup continued to expand, innovate and cultivate communities at home and abroad in 2019. Continuing growth fueled $130,000 in community giving in Columbus and coffee-growing communities around the globe. “We believe small companies like Crimson Cup can do big things when we partner with our cuppers, customers and suppliers,” said Founder and President Greg […]

New Aztec Vanilla and Rosemary Spice Lattes

January 29, 2020 (Published: January 29, 2020)

Like sugar and spice? Then you’ll love the winter brew bar drinks at Crimson Cup Coffee Houses! “Warm up your taste buds and chase away the winter blues with our Aztec Vanilla and Rosemary & Spice lattes,” said Founder and President Greg Ubert. “Crafted by our Beverage Innovation Team, these exclusive new beverages will be […]

Greg Ubert Wins 2020 Leadership Award for Community Service

January 20, 2020 (Published: January 20, 2020)

Founder and President Greg Ubert won the Kent Clapp Leadership Award in the 2020 Medical Mutual Pillar Awards for Community Service. The Pillar Awards recognize organizations making a difference in their communities through volunteering, charitable giving, pro-bono support and more.  “Giving back is a core value at Crimson Cup,” Greg said. “I’m proud of our […]

Our Second Good Food Award

January 20, 2020 (Published: January 20, 2020)

  We just won a prestigious food world award that has all of us at Crimson Cup high-fiving one another! Our Ethiopian Kossa Kebena coffee won a 2020 Good Food Award. One of the top honors in the food industry, Good Food Awards recognize companies creating a better American food culture. That’s us! Crimson Cup […]