Coffee is not just the most popular beverage on the planet. It's not just the world's second most traded commodity and the number one source of the world's most widely consumed legal drug, caffeine. Coffee has and continues to play a critical role in our history- politically, economically and culturally.
Along with a home brewing section, we've put together this fun discovery section to keep our coffee-loving, coffee-connected community informed with some tidbits that will provide you with fun, albeit sometimes tragic, coffee facts. If context is everything, then here are some of the facts, history and behind the scenes details that have culminated in that cup of joe you're about to drink!