Who invented coffee sleeves?

Answer Jay Sorensen, a service-station owner and part-time real estate agent, invented the coffee sleeve in 1991. He came up with the idea after spilling a cup of coffee because the paper cup was too hot ... Read More »

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Who invented the coffee machine?

In 1818, a gentlemen by the name of Mr. Laurens was credited with the first invention of the coffee machine. This coffee maker was the first percolator type design. Many inventors, men and women a... Read More »

Who invented the coffee grinder?

The earliest person to manufacture a mill or grinder specifically for coffee was Nicholas Book in 1665. However, the oldest coffee grinder is the mortar and pestle. Many ancient societies, includin... Read More »

When was the coffee pot invented?

Benjamin Thompson, an American scientist, traveler and fortune seeker who lived and worked in Europe at the time, is credited for inventing the first coffee pot in 1806. It used both the drip pot t... Read More »

Who invented the coffee filter?

A German housewife invented the coffee filter in 1908. Melitta Bentz poked a hole in the bottom of a brass pot and lined it with paper from her son's notebook. The filtered coffee dripped out of th... Read More »