It was not until 1615 that Europe was formally introduced to coffee. Venetian traders, who had strong trade links with the Levant (historical term referring to a large area of the Middle East incorporating the countries of Israel, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria), started to import coffee into Italy. Once in Europe, the consumption of coffee […]
History of Coffee
By the 17th Century, with the popularity of coffee ever increasing in Europe, the interest of the then World Superpowers.
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