What 's One Of The Most Famous Morning Stimulant Drink? Coffee

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What’s one of the most famous morning stimulant drinks? Coffee. Coffee is in the top ten, but is the number 1 drink on the list of food and beverage items traded all across the world. One year coffee’s trade value was above 15 billion dollars. Brazil, in South America, is the biggest producer and exporter of coffee in the world. Vietnam, Indonesia, and Columbia are after Brazil in coffees’ production and exporting. The biggest importers of coffee are Europe, being the top, and followed by the U.S. and Japan. America gets its coffee from Brazil and Indonesia. We spend 1.2 billion on coffee, tea, and spices from Brazil and 531.9 million on coffee, spices and tea from Indonesia. The biggest consumers of coffee is Europe. The U.S. and Brazil come after them. Europe consumes more than 2.5 million tonnes of coffee per year. The U.S. consumes more than 1.2 million tonnes of coffee per year. We are going to get to know how coffee was originated and its history, its growth process, and how it is manufactured. Coffee originated in Ethiopia on the continent of Africa. It started out as a legend, that some think may be the truth. The story is of a man named Kaldi. His goats eat berries of a tree and became so energized that they did not go to sleep that night. Kaldi told one of his people and they made a drink with the berries. They discovered that the berries could keep them awake for a long period of time. After this they told more people about the energizing berries and it spread…
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