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Coffee Facts

Thanks to Baba Budan for coffee and coffee beans

First coffee beans were not officially brought/gifted to India but were smuggled. In 17th century, Arabs were very protective of their coffee industry. In those days, they exported roasted or baked coffee beans to other parts of the world so that none could grow them. Once, Indian Sufi Baba Budan went to Mecca on Haj […]