Tag: columbus coffee roasters

Sourcing, Roasting and Serving Awesome Coffee in Columbus since 1991

December 19, 2023 (Published: December 14, 2017)

Looking for amazing coffee in Columbus, Ohio? You’ve come to the right place! Our coffee buyers travel more than 25,000 miles each year to bring incredible coffee to your cup. We’ve brought awesome coffee to Columbus since 1991, when Founder and President Greg Ubert set up shop in a one-room office with a tiny, gas-fired […]

Innovation Lab Hosts Peruvian Coffee Farmers for Seminars on Brewing, Cupping and Roasting Coffee

December 21, 2017 (Published: December 8, 2017)

We were thrilled to host a group from Peru’s NARSA coffee co-op at our Columbus, Ohio Innovation Lab.  From December 4 through 6, they learned  how to brew, roast and cup coffee to American tastes under the direction of Q Grader Brandon Bir, director of sustainability and education, and other members of the Crimson Cup […]

New Crimson Cup Coffee House Opens in Tallmadge, Ohio

October 16, 2022 (Published: December 7, 2017)

Crimson Cup has expanded into Northeast Ohio with a new Crimson Cup Coffee House at 116 Tallmadge Circle in the Akron suburb of Tallmadge, Ohio. “We’re excited to bring awesome coffee to the Tallmadge community, which has been very welcoming,” said Founder and President Greg Ubert. “This is our first company-owned Crimson Cup Coffee House outside […]

New Holiday Drinks and Gift Card Promotion

December 7, 2017 (Published: December 1, 2017)

‘Tis the season for coffee – and we have three new drinks and a gift card special to help Ohio coffee lovers caffeinate their way through hectic holidays and shorter, colder days. All are available at the Crimson Cup Coffee Houses in Clintonville and Upper Arlington and our new store in Tallmadge. “We’re excited to introduce […]

Crimson Cup Honored with 2017 Torch Award for Ethics

November 2, 2017 (Published: November 1, 2017)

We’re excited to announce that Crimson Cup has received a 2017 Torch Award for Ethics from the Better Business Bureau® (BBB) Center for Character Ethics®.  Our company is one of five award recipients to be honored at a luncheon event held Tuesday, November 14 at The Ohio Union on the campus of The Ohio State University […]

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

October 31, 2017 (Published: October 25, 2017)

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 out Brandon Bir’s “contagious enthusiasm” and the “sheer joy he finds in coffee and life” […]

Promoting Quality with Peruvian Coffee Farmers and Roasters

December 21, 2023 (Published: October 5, 2017)

Brandon Bir is buzzed about Peruvian coffee. On his annual coffee buying trip to Peru’s jungle highlands, our Coffee Sourcing and Education Director found farmers, roasters and baristas eager to up their coffee game. “Since Cup of Excellence came to Peru, everyone is much more focused on coffee quality,” he said. “We’re excited to work with […]