TOP 15 ABOUT COFFEE FACTS

1) Legend has it a 9th-century Ethiopian goat herder discovered coffee by accident when he noticed how crazy the beans were making his goats

2) Espresso is regulated by the Italian government because it is considered an essential part of their daily life

3) Coca-Cola is considered the most sold product around the world. However, while 1.6 billion cokes are consumed every day, 1.7 billions coffee are also consumed

4) Coffee is the second most sold primary product in the world, just after oil

5) Ludwig van Beethoven had a madly obsession for coffee, using always exactly 60 coffee beans for every cup he prepared. Not one more and not one less

6) In 18th century, drinking too much coffee was considered a huge social issue

7) Men reveal they drink coffee for their working benefits, while women say they have it just for relaxing

8) Johan Sebastian Bach composed a satiric cantata in 1732 based on coffee addiction

9) Coffee is more than just a drink. It can be used as a fertilizer

10) A French doctor in the 1600s suggested Cafe Au Laits for patients, inspiring people to begin adding milk to coffee

11) If you type the word “water” in Google, about 450 million results will show. If you make a search for “coffee” you will obtain 1.500 million entries

12) IMPORTANT TO KNOW: Brewed espresso has 2.5% fat, while filtered coffee contains 0.6% fat

13) In the 1600s there was a controversy over whether or not Catholics could drink coffee, luckily Pope Clement VIII said it was okay

14) The first webcam was invented at The University of Cambridge to let people know if the coffee pot was full or not

15) And lastly, Teddy Roosevelt is and was the greatest American coffee drinker, consuming a gallon a day. But you probably shouldn’t attempt to do that

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