Where did the coffee bean originate?

Answer Popular mythology suggests that the coffee bean was discovered by a shepherd in the southern Arabian Peninsula. However, recent research suggests that the coffee bean first grew in central Ethiopia... Read More »

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Is whole bean coffee the freshest?

On One Hand: Whole Beans are FreshestAccording to the website, Whole Coffee Beans, whole coffee beans do have a longer shelf-life than ground beans. Ground coffee beans expose more of the bean's su... Read More »

What is a tarrazu coffee bean?

Tarrazu, like many coffees from around the world, takes its name from the region in which the beans grow. Tarrazu coffee beans grow in the Tarrazu region on the central Pacific Coast of Costa Rica.... Read More »

How do i grow a coffee bean tree?

Getting the Beans Ready for BloomingSoak the coffee beans or seeds in lukewarm water for about 24 hours; this will aid germination.Planting the Coffee SeedsPlant the coffee seeds in potted soil tha... Read More »

What is a white coffee bean?

Coffee connoisseurs and the casual coffee drinker alike may not be familiar with the term white coffee bean. The words white coffee bean may bring images of a different kind of coffee plant into mi... Read More »