What’s New at Crimson Cup

Award-winning Ethiopia Kossa Kebena Coffee is Back!

May 10, 2022 (Published: January 21, 2022)

Now roasting: a new crop of our multi-award-winning Ethiopian Kossa Kebena coffee! This exceptional craft coffee won 2020 and 2017 Good Food Awards and has taken home several medals at Golden Bean North America, the world’s biggest coffee roasting competition. Kossa Kebena exemplifies our Focus on Good “Pouring a cup of coffee is about more […]

Our West Chester Coffee Shop Holds Grand Opening

January 17, 2022 (Published: January 13, 2022)

On Tuesday, January 18, Butler County coffee lovers can enjoy award-winning coffee drinks for just $1 at the grand opening of Crimson Cup Coffee Shop West Chester. “We are excited to bring our award-winning coffee and focus on good to the Cincinnati metro area,” said Founder and President Greg Ubert. “To thank the West Chester […]

Our Focus on Good Drives Growth in 2021

May 10, 2022 (Published: January 8, 2022)

“Pouring a cup of coffee is about more than just enjoying a delicious drink,” says Crimson Cup Founder and President Greg Ubert. “It’s about focusing on the good the coffee can create.” This Focus on Good led Crimson Cup to an outstanding 2021. In our 30th anniversary year, we grew by sourcing exceptional coffees, serving […]

Brandon Bir is a 2021 Columbus Monthly Tastemaker

January 4, 2022 (Published: December 24, 2021)

Kudos to Brandon Bir! Columbus Monthly magazine named our Director of Sustainability to its 2021 Tastemakers class of the capital city’s rising culinary stars. The Tastemakers feature in the magazine’s December 2021 issue highlighted the contributions of 10 rising culinary stars to the Columbus food scene. “I feel honored to be part of such an […]

Brandon Bir Participates in Coffee Equity Panel

October 9, 2021 (Published: October 9, 2021)

On October 21, Director of Sustainability Brandon Bir will take part in a panel discussion presented by the Coffee Equity Lab at The Wond’ry, Vanderbilt University’s innovation center. The panel will discuss “Information and Education Access as a Consumer-Side Change Agent,” at 12 p.m. CDT. Register at this link for the free online series. Other panelists include […]

Welcome to George’s Coffee @121 in Melissa, Texas

May 10, 2022 (Published: September 25, 2021)

When Joff and Gail Bentley built a strip mall in Melissa, Texas, as an investment, they had no plans to open George’s Coffee @121. Joff works as an electrical engineer at Texas Instruments, and Gail as a radiologist, so they had no desire to quit their day jobs. Still, they wanted an anchor store to […]

Savor the Seasonal Vibes of our Fall Menu

September 23, 2021 (Published: September 23, 2021)

The seasonal drink menu at our Crimson Cup Coffee Houses captures the essence of fall in a cup, with a series of fleeting sensations available for a limited time. “The first day of fall is the perfect time to introduce our seasonal menu,” said Regional Coffee House Manager Amber Raffeld. “We invite coffee lovers in […]