Coffee, as a world commodity, is second only to oil.


Coffee spread quickly through the Arabian Peninsula, and for 300 years was drunk following the recipe first used in Ethiopia. In the 14th century...


Istanbul was introduced to coffee in 1543 during the reign of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent by Özdemir Pasha, the Ottoman...


Europeans got their first taste of coffee in 1615 when Venetian merchants who had become acquainted with the drink in Istanbul...


Paris was introduced to coffee in 1669 by Hoşsohbet Nüktedan Süleyman Ağa, who was sent by Sultan Mehmet IV as ambassador to...

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In the last three centuries, 90% of all people living in the Western world have switched from tea to coffee.

All About Filter Coffee

Filter Coffee: coffee made by filtering hot water through dark roasted and rough ground beans. The resulting brew is allowed to rest before serving. T

18 Jun 18 PashaCoffee

Coffee in Turkish Culture

There is a Turkish proverb that says, “A single cup of coffee is remembered for fourty years”. In the Turkish culture, coffee is always offered at

18 Jun 18 PashaCoffee

Starbucks Versus Coffee House

It starts like a fairy tale. Once, there was a girl. She was staying in New York for some time, which she considered a great privilege. One day it was

15 Jun 18 PashaCoffee

A brief history of coffee

600 Coffee makes its migration from Ethiopia to Arabia 1000 The philosopher Avicenna first describes the medicinal qualities of coffee, which he refer

12 Jun 18 PashaCoffee

Coffee is practically a health food: Myth or fact?

Myth or fact? Coffee is good for you. If you chose fact, you’re right. New studies this week add to dozens more reporting the health benefits of

24 Jul 17 PashaCoffee

Drinking more coffee leads to a longer life, two studies say

Greater consumption of coffee could lead to a longer life, according to two new studies published Monday. The findings have resurfaced the centuries-

20 Jul 17 PashaCoffee

Coffee’s Health History

1800s headline: Coffee will make you go blind – Postum’s ads against coffee were especially negative, claiming coffee was as bad as morphi

14 Jul 17 PashaCoffee