25 Surprisingly Satisfying Facts About Coffee

Posted by , Updated on September 3, 2014


Coffee has been around for centuries and is one the most popular drinks in the world. Many people are literally coffee-addicted and cannot function without this scented beverage. But do you really know your coffee? To make sure you do, check out these 25 little known facts about coffee.

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Coffee may help save your liver from alcohol-related diseases. Coffee has been found to decrease the risk of the disease cirrhosis, which can cause cancer and liver failure. One study found that "for each cup of coffee they drank per day, participants were 22 percent less likely to develop alcoholic cirrhosis.“

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New Yorkers are by far the largest coffee consumers in the US. A recent study of nutritional habits around the USA showed that people in New York City drink nearly seven times as much coffee as people who live in other major American cities.

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Espresso is not a particular type of beans, blend or roast. It is just a form of preparation. The coffee is brewed by forcing a small amount of nearly boiling water under pressure through finely ground coffee beans. Espresso is generally thicker than coffee brewed by other methods and has a higher concentration of suspended and dissolved solids with foam on top.

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The world consumes close to 1.6 billion cups of coffee every day.

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There are spas where you can swim in coffee. The Yunessun spa resort in Hakone, Japan has specialty spas that allow customers to bathe in variously delightful liquids, such as wine, chocolate, green tea, sake and coffee.

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