ϡ Coffee is a brewed drink prepared from roasted seeds, called coffee beans, of the coffee plant.ϡ Coffee beans are found in coffee cherries, which grow on trees in over 70 countries, cultivated primarily in Latin America, Southeast Asia, and Africa.ϡ Green Unroasted coffee is one of the most traded agricultural commodities in the world.ϡ Coffee can have a stimulating effect on humans due to its caffeine content. It is one of the most-consumed beverages in the world.
Ϡ Goes at least as far back as the 13th century, though coffees origin remains unclear.Ϡ It has been believed that Ethiopian ancestors of todays Oromo people were the first to discover and recognize the energizing effect of the coffee bean plant.Ϡ However, no direct evidence has been found indicating where in Africa coffee grew or who among the natives might have used it, or even known about it, earlier than the 17th century.Ϡ From Ethiopia, coffee was said to have spread to Egypt and Yemen.Ϡ It was in Arabia that coffee beans were first roasted and brewed, similar to modern preparation.Ϡ By the 16th century, it had reached the rest of the Middle East, Persia, Turkey, and northern Africa.Ϡ Coffee then spread to Italy, and to the rest of Europe, to Indonesia, and to the Americas.
ADVANTAGE DISADVNTAGE€ Coffee has anti- ⱷ Coffee is addictive. oxidant contents. ⱷ It can cause€ It protects you from having type 2 diabetes. depression and nervousness.€ It helps fight cancer especially colon cancer ⱷ It may cause heart . damage.€ It is a good anti- ⱷ It can cause ulcers. depressant drink.€ Can reduce asthmatic attacks.€ Good for the heart.