Coffee was discovered by goats, when the herder found them frolicking and full of energy after eating the red fruit of the coffee shrub.
Beethoven was a barista’s worst nightmare. He’d count exactly 60 beans per cup before making his brew.
It has been estimated it would take 70 cups of coffee to kill a 70-kg person.
In the ancient Arab culture there was only one way a woman could legally divorce: if her husband didn’t provide enough coffee.
Coffee with added cream cools about 20% slower than plain black coffee. But when you add milk, it weakens the effects of caffeine.
Coffee is most effective if consumed between 9.30 a.m. and 11.30 a.m.
Without its smell, coffee would have only a sour or bitter taste due to the organic acids. Try it : hold your nose as you take a sip.
If you take caffeine and mix it with sperm in a test tube, it makes the sperm swim better.
There is a way to brew coffee with marijuana in it and it is described as producing a «dreamy» kind of coffee buzz.
There is a spa in Japan that lets you bathe in coffee, tea, or wine. I wouldn’t drink it though…