Coffee knowledge

Specialty coffees

The highest quality coffee quality is achieved by hand picking in several harvests. Only the ripe coffee cherries are harvested here. In contrast, machine harvesting only takes place at one point in time. As a result, these coffees do not match the quality ...
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Types of coffee

The coffee plant is originally an indigenous plant of the rainforest in the sub-Saharan region. It belongs to the genus Coffea and is considered the "diva" among useful plants. Probably because of its flowering, the plant genus Coffea originally appeared under the name Jasminum arabicanum ...
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Growing areas and the coffee belt

Coffee grows around the globe in the so-called coffee belt. It extends north and south of the equator between the 25th parallel. While Brazil and Vietnam are among the largest coffee producers, the robust bean is primarily grown in these countries, which b ...
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History of coffee

Legend has it: Ethiopian shepherds noticed that their goats ate the red fruits of the coffee bush and jumped around after this enjoyment. The men then prepared an infusion of the coffee cherries and recognized the stimulating effect of the ...
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