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Barista Skills: Coffee

by Rachel Richards

Pages 4 and 5 of 44

History of Coffee
Coffee is the second most popular beverage in the world second only to water. In the U.S. alone, more than 450 million cups of coffee are consumed per day but the top spot for coffee lovers in the world goes to

Finland, where each person consumes an average of 12 kilograms of coffee beans per year, according to the International Coffee Organization.

In fact, coffee is of such importance in human lives that it’s even included in most military rations.

But where did our love for this energy-boosting java juice come from? And how exactly did it spread across the globe?
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