Coffee beans soon traveled beyond the Ethiopian borders
Following coffee through the centuries. Second in a series. Sometime around the sixth century, the coffee beans were taken to an area now known as Yemen. The Arabs began growing the trees and first producing medicine, then as a beverage. Fermenting the pulp of the cherries were used to produce wine. They also boiled the […]
It all began when the goats started dancing.
Following coffee through the centuries. First in a series. According to legend, the magic of the coffee bean was first discovered sometime around the fifth or sixth century by a goat herder in the area we know as Ethiopia. Goats were usually allowed to roam and graze freely eating pretty much anything wanted. One night […]