Tag: Ethiopian Kossa Kebena

Award-winning Ethiopia Kossa Kebena Coffee is Back!

November 4, 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 […]

Crimson Cup Wins Medals at Golden Bean North America Roasting Contest

September 20, 2017 (Published: September 21, 2017)

Great news! Crimson Cup won three medals at the third annual Golden Bean North America roasting competition sponsored by Pentair Everpure. Competing in a field of 863 entries from North American roasters, we won medals for our Wayfarer Blend and Ethiopian Kossa Kebena coffees. The contest took place Sept. 13 through 16 at the Double Tree Hilton […]

Ethiopian Kossa Kebena Wins Coveted Good Food Award

January 26, 2017 (Published: January 24, 2017)

We’re excited to announce that our Ethiopian Kossa Kebena coffee took home a a 2017 Good Food Award, becoming the first Ohio coffee winner in the award’s history. Founder and President Greg Ubert and Coffee Sourcing and Training Director Brandon Bir attended the January 17 awards ceremony in San Francisco. “We are extremely proud of becoming […]

Our Ethiopian Kossa Kebena Wins 93 Rating from The Coffee Review

November 10, 2016 (Published: October 11, 2016)

Our Ethiopian Kossa Kebena coffee recently earned an outstanding 93/100 rating from Kenneth Davids and the Coffee Review, the world’s leading coffee guide. Reviewers described our latest Ethiopian offering as, “A fruit-driven, harmoniously balanced Ethiopia natural.” The Coffee Review’s blind assessment was, “Deeply sweet, enticingly rich. Peach, lime zest, almond, violet, roasted cacao nib in aroma […]

Compak Golden Bean Winners

October 5, 2016 (Published: September 25, 2016)

Crimson Cup took home several prizes at the second annual Compak Golden Bean North America roasting contest. Competing in a field of 700 entries from 244 North American roasters, we won Overall Runner Up honors as well as silver or bronze medals in all three categories we entered. The contest took place Sept. 14 through 17 at […]