Dear, coffee lovers! How is your time going? A fresh cup of coffee is always boosting us and keeps ourselves fit for the work. Coffee is a very popular hot beverage in the world and its a billion dollar industry. Today we will discuss the top 10 unknown facts about coffee that you never know.
So stay with me and enjoy the hidden facts about coffee.
Coffee is a fruit
It looks really interesting to you huh! A sound interesting to us but it is true. Coffee beans will grow up on a bush. Normally, the pit of a berry makes them a fruit. We know that there are two main varieties of beans and they are green and red. Red coffee beans are used to produce lighter coffee. It is less acidic. Decaffeinated coffee is coming from the chemical process. In that case, caffeine is taken out of the beans.
Second in the world
Coffee is known as the world largest traded commodity. Crude oil is ranking in the very first position. So easily you can understand its impact on our business life. From all over the world coffee is renowned as a popular hot beverage and people taking it warmly. In recent time coffee is being exported to Russia. So, in every corner of the world coffee has its own demand.
Coffee helped Olympic athletes
Let’s go to the past time, Brazil couldn’t afford to send its athletes to Los Angeles for the 1932 Olympics. In that case, the government loaded them in a ship full of coffee which was sold on the way to finance the team’s trip.
Mecca banned coffee
Let me tell you an interesting story In Saudi Arabia (Mecca) banned coffee in 1511. They believe that it will stimulate radical thinking and idleness.
The most expensive coffee is made by the cat poop
Now let me inform you about the most expensive coffee in the world. Its name is “Kopi Luwak”. We get this coffee from Indonesia and it is made from beans digested from the Asian Palm Civet. In a simple word, it comes from cat poop. The price is 350 Euro for a single Kilogram.
Hawaii is the only American state that grows coffee
Let me tell you the major conditions for growing good coffee it requires tropical climates, high altitudes, and very rich soil. In the United States, there is only one state which meets all the requirements. Hawaii is producing coffee even before it was a state.
Coffee or an iPhone X?
From the research, we know that An American spends about $1092 on coffee. It is almost $20 in a single week. The cost is pretty much similar to the newest i Phone. Normally, the young generation is more addicted to coffee than older people.
Coffee was discovered by a goat herder
From history, we got that, coffee was discovered by a goat herder in Ethiopia in the 15th century. He noticed that his goat was eating coffee cherries. In the later, he observed the change in their behavior. They gained a high amount of energy and didn’t sleep at night. From this experiment, Harder shared his findings in local monks and after that; they made a drink with coffee beans.
Last few words
Sometimes in the home, it is quite difficult to make coffee on your own. In that case, you can buy a good espresso machine. Thanks a lot for staying with us! Stay happy and healthy!