“Coffee is a language in itself.”
We all got very excited when our new coffee machine arrived in the executive centre – real coffee at last. Of course we still have filtered coffee for those who prefer it but now we can have a real cup of coffee when we want, with a little kick in it.
Some Interesting Facts about Coffee:
French philosopher Voltaire apparently drank 50 cups a day!
believed to be an essential part of Italian daily life!
espresso contains 2.5% fat while filtered coffee only has 0.6% (but which
In Italy the
average age of a Barista is 48 – and it is a very respected profession.
Coffee is the second most sold commodity in the world (Oil is first).
Dark roasted coffee beans contain less caffeine than the light roasted beans.
Approximately 2 billion cups of coffee are drunk each day in the world.
a population of approx 63 million) the British drink 165 million cups of tea
daily or 60.2 billion per year whereas the number of cups of coffee drunk each
day is estimated at 70 million. (So we are still a nation of tea drinkers but
coffee is gaining in popularity fast!)