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  • Home Brewing Tutorial: The Art of Hand Poured Coffee with the Kalita Wave

    Saturday, March 21, 2020  
    (Updated: August 15, 2020)
    Working from home? Can’t get to your favorite coffeehouse? You don’t have to give up awesome coffee! Check out this Kalita Wave tutorial for step-by-step instructions on how to brew cafe-quality java at home. Brewing coffee slowly, with precision, yields an optimal cup. Many coffee pros prefer hand-poured brewing because […] Read More
  • For Coffee House Owners: Stay Top of Mind and Support Your Community

    Friday, March 20, 2020
    Supporting the independent Coffee House Community – that’s what Crimson Cup is all about! We’re sharing our experience, operations and communications tips to help coffee houses stay top of mind and support customers and team members. Please feel welcome to use our examples when crafting your own posts. Reach out […] Read More
  • TOGETHER

    Thursday, March 19, 2020  
    (Updated: March 23, 2020)
    It feels good to do good, and we all need to share the LOVE in our COMMUNITIES right now! Crimson Cup will be sharing the goodness of connecting through coffee over the next few weeks – one cup, one awesome community member at a time. Connect with us, together we […] Read More
  • The Perfect Pour-over with the Hario V60

    Wednesday, March 18, 2020  
    (Updated: March 23, 2020)
    The Hario Dripper V60 is one of the most popular pour-over coffee brewing methods. It’s become a favorite of Brew Bar customers at our Crimson Cup Coffee Houses for its elegant presentation and the way it showcases the taste of the coffee. Why We Like the Hario v60 This beautiful […] Read More
  • How to Brew Awesome Coffee with the Chemex Coffeemaker

    Tuesday, March 17, 2020  
    (Updated: March 23, 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 […] Read More
  • New Ugandan Quality Lab Helps Coffee Farmers Pursue Sustainable Future

    Thursday, February 27, 2020  
    (Updated: March 12, 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 – […] Read More
  • Columbus Foundation Honors Crimson Cup Among 2020 National Number Ones

    Thursday, February 13, 2020  
    (Updated: March 12, 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. […] Read More