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  • 2019 Coffee Education Classes for Columbus Coffee Lovers

    Thursday, January 10, 2019
    Happy New Year! We’re kicking off 2019 with a series of classes designed to teach central Ohio coffee lovers to appreciate the finer points of coffee. All classes take place at the Crimson Cup Innovation Lab. “Coffee education is a big part of our mission here at Crimson Cup,” said […] Read More
  • Introducing Project Coffee: Our New Line of Limited-Release Coffees

    Wednesday, December 19, 2018
    We’re excited to introduce Project Coffee, a new line of rare, limited-release coffees designed for the coffee connoisseur! The initial Project Coffee offering includes 100 gram bags of Colombian Café 1959 Mokka and Ethiopian Heirloom coffees packaged in a distinctive white ceramic container and priced at $28. “These are coffees […] Read More
  • Welcome to Smoky Mountain Espresso Coffee & Tea in Sevierville, Tennessee

    Tuesday, December 11, 2018
    A big Crimson Cup welcome to Smoky Mountain Espresso Coffee & Tea in Sevierville, Tennessee, which has joined the group of independent coffee shops, cafés and bakeries that Crimson Cup supports in 37 states. The shop at 1259 Middle Creek Road is one of more than 15 new independent coffee […] Read More
  • The New Rules of Coffee Book Tour Visits Crimson Cup Innovation Lab

    Sunday, December 2, 2018
    We were excited to welcome Sprudge Founders Zachary Carlsen and Jordan Michelman to the Crimson Cup Innovation Lab on Sunday, December 2! They chatted about their first book, The New Rules of Coffee,  signed copies and sampled our award-winning coffees. The event also featured demonstrations of coffee brewing, tasting and […] Read More
  • Through 10 Cents of Change, We're Building a Home for a Honduran Coffee Worker

    Tuesday, November 27, 2018
    We’re excited to invite Ohio coffee lovers to join us in raising funds to build a house for a Honduran coffee worker and his family through our 10 Cents of Change campaign. “We’re asking coffee lovers to donate a dime toward the costs of building a home for Jesús Lazo […] Read More
  • Ethiopian Kossa Kebena is a Good Food Award Finalist

    Sunday, November 11, 2018
    We’re thrilled to announce that our Ethiopian Kossa Kebena coffee is a finalist in the 2019 Good Food Awards competition. This sustainably sourced coffee also took home a Good Food Award in 2017. We had the only Ohio entry among 25 finalists in the coffee category. “Crimson Cup is excited […] Read More
  • Helping Ohio Avenue Elementary School Students Plan To Make the World a Better Place

    Friday, October 26, 2018
    Fifth-grade students at Ohio Avenue Elementary School in Columbus, Ohio have a challenging goal this school year: To Make the Word a Better Place. And, through Project Dream initiative of local nonprofit See Kids Dream, Crimson Cup volunteers are helping them pursue the goal. This is Crimson Cup’s second year […] Read More