27 Nov '13, 6pm

“In The World Of Coffee, Few Countries Inspire As Much Fascination As Brazil” @geoff_watts @intelligent…

“In The World Of Coffee, Few Countries Inspire As Much Fascination As Brazil” @geoff_watts @intelligent…

Some things or places that we don’t have personal experience with can loom large in our minds and take on an almost mystical aura. Distance makes them mysterious, mystery makes them alluring, and our imaginations take over to fill the gaps in knowledge and invest them with all sorts of emotional charge. Celebrity functions this way, as do many religions. In the world of coffee, few countries inspire as much fascination as Brazil. It is the largest producer of Arabica coffee in the world, by a generous margin. It also recently became the second largest coffee consumer, trailing only the United States in appetite for drinking coffee. Its coffees are used all over the world as principal components in espresso blends, revered for their sweetness, body, and soft fruit traits.

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