Innovation Lab

Brandon Bir Named One of 10 Best Coffee Pros to Follow on Instagram

When Barista Magazine went looking for the best coffee professionals to follow on Instagram, Crimson Cup’s Education and Sustainability Director rose to the top. In “The 10 Best Coffee Pros to Follow on Instagram Right Now,” writer Erin Meister called … 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

Introducing “Morning Buzz” Coffee-Flavored Beef Jerky

Morning Buzz coffee-flavored beef jerky

We’re proud to partner with award-winning local jerky maker Charqui Jerky Co. to introduce “Morning Buzz,” a coffee-flavored beef jerky. The flavor combines Crimson Cup craft coffee and Charqui’s handcrafted beef jerky, which is made from American-sourced beef and all-natural … Read More

Celebrating 26 Years of Coffee and Community with $1 Nitro Cold Brews, New Video

Crimson Cup Nitro Cold Brew

Crimson Cup Celebrates 26 Years of Coffee and Community on May 1 with $1 Nitro Cold Brews, New Sustainability Video To celebrate our 26th anniversary, on May 1 we will offer craft Nitro cold brews for $1 at our coffeehouses … Read More

New Brew Bar Drinks Debut for Spring at Crimson Cup Coffee Houses

Starting Friday, April 21, new drinks including Cascara Tea Soda, Citrus Rose Cocktail, Honey Cardamom Latte, Lavender Mocha and Colombia Inga Aponte Honey Craft Cold Brew will freshen up the menu at Crimson Cup Coffee Houses in Clintonville and Upper … Read More

All About Coffee: Our Coffee 701 Course

Coffee 701 course at Crimson Cup Innovation Lab

Love coffee? Want to learn more about this tasty and energizing beverage? Then enroll in our Coffee 701 course! Coffee 701 offers an introduction to the history, cultivation and trade of the world’s number-one cash crop, beginning with the legend of an Arab … Read More

Brandon Bir Certified as SCA Lead Instructor

Q Grader Brandon Bir Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea Columbus Ohio

Congratulations to Brandon Bir! Our Coffee Sourcing and Education Director has been certified as a Lead Instructor by the Specialty Coffee Association. As a result, he is qualified to become a lead instructor or assistant instructor at SCA events and … Read More