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Promoting Quality with Peruvian Coffee Farmers and Roasters

Brandon Bir examines honey process coffee in Peru

Brandon Bir is buzzed about Peruvian coffee. On his annual coffee buying trip to Peru’s jungle highlands, our Coffee Sourcing and Education Director found farmers, roasters and baristas eager to up their coffee game. “Since Cup of Excellence came to Peru, … Read More

Ethiopia Burka Gudina and Zambia Mafinga Join Craft Coffee Line

We’re excited to add Ethiopia Burka Gudina and Zambia Mafinga to our premium line of craft coffees! “These Ethiopian and Zambian coffees are among the best current-crop coffees we’ve tasted,” said Founder and President Greg Ubert. Ethiopian Burka Gudina grows … Read More

Crimson Cup Wins Medals at Golden Bean North America Roasting Contest

Crimson Cup wins Golden Bean North America medals

Great news! Crimson Cup won three medals at the third annual Golden Bean North America roasting competition sponsored by Pentair Everpure. Competing in a field of 863 entries from North American roasters, we won medals for our Wayfarer Blend and Ethiopian Kossa … Read More

Greg Wins Smart 50 & Innovation Awards

Greg Ubert of Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea wins Smart 50 Award

Greg Ubert, our founder and president, has won a Smart 50 Award from Smart Business magazine.  The Smart 50 Awards recognize the top executives of the 50 smartest companies in central Ohio for their ability to effectively build and lead … Read More

Central Ohio’s Original Nitro Cold Brew Coffee

Crimson Cup Nitro Cold Brew

Since we introduced Nitro Cold Brew to Columbus in 2014, this effervescent iced beverage has bubbled to the top of the cold coffee trend. Infused with nitrogen bubbles and dispensed through a tap system, Nitro delivers a visually intriguing drink … Read More

Our Newest Coffee House: The Broken Mug in Columbus, Nebraska

Please join us in welcoming The Broken Mug to the Crimson Cup community of independent coffee shops, cafés and bakeries. The shop at 2800 22nd St. in Columbus, Nebraska opened inside the newly renovated 1C Church building in April and held … Read More

Read this CoffeeTalk Story to Help Raise Funds for Cancer Support Community Central Ohio

Crimson Cup roasts Grounds for Hope coffee Cancer Support Community Central Ohio

Cancer Support Community Central Ohio could receive $1,000 if enough viewers click on the story in CoffeeTalk magazine about its Grounds for Hope™ program. “We’re grateful to CoffeeTalk for providing a forum to raise awareness and funds for this vital … Read More