COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Columbus coffee roaster Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea won the Small Franchise/Chain Championship at the 2019 Golden Bean North America roasting competition. The company’s Wayfarer Blend, Ethiopian Kossa Kebena and Natural Gesha Oxapampa Peru coffees won eight medals.
The Golden Bean is the world’s largest coffee roasting competition, drawing over 1,300 entries. The 2019 competition took place September 10 through 14 in Nashville, Tennessee. Over these four days, judges used a blind tasting format to evaluate entries in 11 different categories and brew methods.