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  • A Few Great Books About Coffee

    Wednesday, April 18, 2012  
    (Updated: November 16, 2018)
    Few experiences in life are more enjoyable than savoring a cup of specialty coffee while perusing the pages of a thought-provoking book. Here are a few volumes to consider if you’d like to learn more about the drink you’re sipping. One classic is Out of Africa, written by Danish author […] Read More
  • A Drop of Coffee History: Kaldi and His Goats

    Wednesday, April 11, 2012  
    (Updated: October 3, 2012)
    The coffee tree is indigenous to only one small African country: Ethiopia. So how did coffee become so popular around the world? According to a popular legend, it all began with a young Ethiopian goat herder named Kaldi.  Many centuries ago, Kaldi found his goats bounding about the hillsides in […] Read More