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  • How to Make Perfect Irish Coffee At Home

    Friday, March 16, 2012  
    (Updated: May 7, 2015)
    Every March 17, millions of Americans don green and celebrate the Irish with parades, good cheer, and perhaps a cup of Irish Coffee. It’s likely that the Irish have been mixing whiskey and coffee since they first gained access to coffee. But legend says this heartwarming Cup of Joe was […] Read More
  • Secrets to Brewing Awesome Coffee

    Thursday, February 23, 2012  
    (Updated: October 3, 2012)
    It’s amazing how small changes can make substantial improvements in the taste of coffee. Here are 10 secrets to brewing a perfect cup. 1. Know your beans. You can’t make savory coffee from so-so beans. Start with specialty grade, class 1, 100% Arabica whole coffee beans that have been roasted […] Read More
  • Awesome Coffee: It's All About the Beans!

    Friday, February 10, 2012  
    (Updated: December 14, 2013)
    At Crimson Cup, we know that awesome coffee begins with awesome coffee beans. We source the top grade of specialty gourmet coffee beans from around the world, and then carefully roast them in small batches to bring you consistently fresh, awesome-tasting coffee. The delicious beverage you enjoy is the product […] Read More
  • Can Coffee Prevent Cancer?

    Thursday, December 29, 2011  
    (Updated: October 3, 2012)
    At Crimson Cup, we know that coffee leaves you feeling very energized. And, a growing number of studies are revealing even greater potential benefits of drinking your morning cup of Joe. A team of Harvard University researchers recently published a study showing that women who drank four or more cups […] Read More
  • New Edition of Seven Steps to Success in the Specialty Coffee Industry

    Thursday, December 22, 2011  
    (Updated: November 16, 2018)
    Thinking of starting a coffee shop? Check out the second edition of Seven Steps to Success in the Specialty Coffee Industry, written by Crimson Cup Founder and President Greg Ubert. Backed by 20 years of specialty coffee industry experience, Seven Steps to Success offers a proven system for maximizing your […] Read More
  • Great Gifts for Coffee Lovers

    Wednesday, December 21, 2011  
    (Updated: October 3, 2012)
    Wondering what to get the java-junkie in your life? Adam Verwymeren of Fox News offered some inspired choices in his list of Gifts for Coffee Lovers. We were pleased to see the Toddy Brewer on Adam’s list. We began offering this cold brew system at Crimson Cup because it produces […] Read More
  • Brew Great Coffee with the Ekobrew for Keurig Machines

    Tuesday, December 20, 2011  
    (Updated: October 3, 2012)
    Quite a few customers have asked that we make Crimson Cup Coffee available for the Keurig single-serve machine. In investigating the possibility, we encountered a few challenges: Environmental impact. K-cups (the disposable coffee and filter packs used in Keurig machines) are not environmentally friendly. More than five billion of these […] Read More