Coffee+Community

  • Q Grader Jorge De Leon Visits Crimson Cup Coffee House, Weiland's Market

    July 29, 2020  
    (Published: Tuesday, February 18, 2014)
    Jorge De Leon Ovalle prepares hand-poured Guatemalan coffee with a Chemex brewer. We were excited to welcome our Guatemalan friend and Q Grader Jorge De Leon Ovalle to Columbus on Saturday, Feb. 15 for a pair of Clintonville coffee tastings. Jorge prepared samples of two Guatemalan coffees at Crimson Cup […] Read More
  • Roast Magazine's 2016 Macro Roaster of the Year

    July 29, 2020  
    (Published: Tuesday, October 20, 2015)
      We took top honors in Roast magazine’s Roaster of the Year competition! Named 2016 Macro Roaster of the Year, Crimson Cup became the first Ohio-based winner in the award’s 12-year history. Roast presents the award annually to North America’s top roaster of at least 100,000 pounds of coffee. The magazine’s editorial […] Read More
  • Celebrating Veterans Day with Charlie Foxtrot Coffee and The Fallen 15

    July 29, 2020  
    (Published: Tuesday, November 11, 2014)
    Happy Veterans Day! At Crimson Cup, we’re proud to honor those who serve and sacrifice for our country. Earlier this year, we joined forces with Charlie Foxtrot Founders Alvin E. Burzynski and Rick Isbell to launch Charlie Foxtrot Coffee. As disabled veterans themselves, the Charlie Foxtrot co-founders created America’s first […] Read More
  • New Charlie Foxtrot Coffee to Benefit Veterans and their Families

    July 29, 2020  
    (Published: Friday, June 13, 2014)
    Giving back to U.S. troops and veterans is an ongoing effort for Crimson Cup. That’s why we’re proud to join forces with Charlie Foxtrot Founders Alvin E. Burzynski and Rick Isbell to launch Charlie Foxtrot Coffee. This patriotic new coffee brand honors the service of U.S. military service personnel, veterans […] Read More
  • Sharing the L.O.V.E. with CBUS First Responders

    March 26, 2020  
    (Published: Tuesday, March 24, 2020)
    The Crimson Cup Cold Brew Truck recently went out to spread caffeine and cheer in central Ohio! Our team dropped cold brew and hot brewed coffee to the heroes keeping our community together. “We’re all about Coffee+Community and are committed to standing with our community at this challenging time,” said […] Read More
  • For Coffee House Owners: Stay Top of Mind and Support Your Community

    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
  • Taking Independent Coffee House Owners and Baristas on a Seed-to-Cup Journey in Honduras

    June 20, 2019  
    (Published: Friday, May 17, 2019)
    Crimson Cup recently flew owners and staff from five independently owned coffee houses to the Siguatepeque region of Honduras. There, they followed coffee’s journey from seed to cup while learning about the roles of the coffee farmers, workers and processors who prepare coffee served in their shops. “Our goal was […] Read More