49 Top Ranked Coffee Facts

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1. Coffee fanatic Beethoven always counted 60 beans before preparing a brew of coffee.
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2. More than 95% of people do not like their first ever sip of beer, wine, coffee and their first cigarette.
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3. A study found that people who drink 4 or 5 cups of coffee a day had a lower risk of developing Tinnitus – That ringing sound in your ear.
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4. Coffee beans were first discovered by the Ethiopian shepherd, Kaldi, in 850 AD
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5. Men perform worse at stressful business meetings when they drink coffee, while women perform better.
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6. You would have to eat 254 Oreos to get the same amount of caffeine in a Starbucks grande (16oz) coffee.
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7. Disney has credited their coffee guy in 7 of their films.
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8. Starbucks pays more for employee health insurance than it pays for coffee
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9. The caffeine extracted from decaf coffee is sold to soft-drinks manufacturers.
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10. Starbucks offers over 87,000 different drink combinations.
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11. "Decaf" coffee from Starbucks does in fact contain caffeine.
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12. Coffee reduces skin cancer risk.
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13. Starbucks has an unadvertised 8-ounce size cup called "short."
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14. Coffee is most effective if consumed between 9:30 am and 11:30 am.
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15. The average weekly coffee bill for 18-34 year-olds is $24.74.
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16. Starbucks has "stealth" stores that are disguised as regular neighborhood coffee shops.
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17. You are more likely to spill coffee while walking between your 7th and 10th step.
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18. Coffee beans are actually seeds.
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19. Starbucks has grown by about two stores everyday for the past 27 years.
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20. 20% of Starbucks customers visit the store at least 16 times a month.
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21. Coffee drinkers live longer than non coffee drinkers.
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22. Perfect coffee should consist of 17.42 units of water for every unit of coffee.
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23. Coffee is the most popular beverage in the world, with more than 400 billion cups consumed each year
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24. People who drink a lot of coffee – and other caffeinated beverages – find it more difficult to identify and describe their own emotions.
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25. Drinking a cold glass of water in the morning will wake you faster than a cup of coffee.
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26. People who live in the Northeast are much more likely to stop on the way to work for coffee.
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27. Coffee has 51 scientifically proven health benefits.
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28. People who drink several cups of coffee a day are the least likely to become diabetic.
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29. Hugh Jackman owns a coffee company that donates 100% of its profits to charity.
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30. There are more than 1,000 chemicals in a cup of coffee. Of these, only 26 have been tested, and half caused cancer in rats.
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31. Coffee spills from your cup after you take 7 to 10 steps because the rhythm of walking perfectly oscillates the liquid in the cup.
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32. The more coffee a person drinks, the more likely they are to hallucinate.
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33. The 31-ounce "trenta" size cup at Starbucks is larger than the average capacity of a human stomach.
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34. People who drink more than 10 cups of coffee are more likely to feel "the presence of dead people" and hallucinations.
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35. People who drink coffee are less likely to commit suicide than those who do not.
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36. According to a recent study, the most popular place to go on a first date is Starbucks.
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37. The average Starbucks customer visits the store 6 times per month while a loyal 20% of customers go to the stores 16 times per month.
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38. Coffee could be extinct by 2080 due to coffee-growing regions becoming too warm to support the growth of wild Arabica beans.
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39. Men who drink six or more cups of coffee daily are about 60 percent less likely to die from prostate cancer.
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40. A recent study that has found nearly one-tenth of adults believe coffee is a direct cause of cancer. It is not.
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41. Drinking a cup of caffeinated coffee significantly improves blood flow.
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42. There are more marijuana dispensaries in Denver, Colorado, than there are branches of Starbucks.
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43. The New York Stock Exchange started as a coffee shop.
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44. If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months and 6 days you would produce enough sound energy to heat one cup of coffee
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45. Starbucks has a different logo for Saudi Arabia because the normal logo showed too much female flesh.
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46. People who drink coffee are less likely to commit suicide than those who do not
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47. There is no Starbucks in the town of Starbuck, Washington.
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48. Screenwriter Diablo Cody wrote "Juno" in just a few months at a Minnesota Starbucks that was inside of a Target.
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49. If you want to burn fat faster, a cup of coffee before a workout will speed up the process.

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