COFFEE IS A POPULAR PSYCHOACTIVE BEVERAGE.
It's essential to global cuisine. Every nation, region, and culture prepares and consumes coffee differently.
It's not a bean. a seed Technically, it's the endosperm (pit) of a coffee plant fruit. It's wrapped with a thin red fruit that's removed after cleaning.
Europe doesn't cultivate coffee. They grow throughout Central and South America, Africa, Asia, Hawaii, and the Arabian Peninsula.
Darker coffee isn't always "stronger" in terms of caffeine content. When green coffee is roasted, it's toasted to varying degrees, exactly like toast.
As with fast-food restaurants, a billion-dollar coffee roaster has different ambitions than your local roaster.
Decaf is misunderstood. It's linked with low-quality taste and "fake" coffee consumers. Both false. That's gatekeeping.