Coffee+Community

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

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

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

Wayfarer Blend Takes Third-Place Prize in America’s Best Espresso Competition at Coffee Fest Chicago

Crimson Cup Wayfarer Blend America's Best Espresso

Chalk up another award for our Wayfarer Blend, which took home a third-place trophy in the America’s Best Espresso Central Region Competition at Coffee Fest Chicago! “We’re extremely proud of Wayfarer Blend and the team that sourced, roasted and presented this … Read More

Our Military Coffee Drive Runs Through July 3

Crimson Cup Military Coffee Drive

Our annual Military Coffee Drive is here, now through July 3! For every 12-ounce bag of coffee purchased at Crimson Cup Coffee Houses in Clintonville and Upper Arlington, we will send a bag of fresh-roasted beans to active-duty U.S. Military personnel serving overseas. “We are … Read More

Greg Ubert Joins Board of Greater Columbus Chamber of Commerce

Greg Ubert Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea

Kudos to Crimson Cup Founder and President Greg Ubert, who was recently named to the Board of Directors of the Columbus Chamber of Commerce. “Our motto at Crimson Cup is ‘Coffee and Community, and giving back is among our core … Read More