Philippines

Today, on the 21st of October, the day of coffee is celebrated in the Philippines in Lipa City. In 1740 the Spaniards introduced coffee production The Philippines were the fourth largest producer until 200 years ago, today they rank on 15. Mostly small coffee farms. Mindanao is the main island …

Kopi Luwak

Kopi Luwak – probably the most expensive coffee in the world – is for connoisseurs worth to pay 50 € the cup. The “production” is exclusive to the coffee. The coffee beans are won from the excrements of Asian palm civet – also called toddy cat in Indonesia. The small …

1.10. – International Coffee Day

Why? On an International Coffee Day one agreed only last year – more precisely the International Coffee Organisation. On the same day, Japan has been celebrating the hot drink since 1983, the first country in the world. Finally, the Japanese are the third largest coffee importers (behind Germany (2) and …