We can’t stop talking about coffee here at Organo Gold, and we know most of you share our passion for this incredible beverage. So here are a few more fun facts for you all to share with friends and acquaintances, over – as always – your favorite cup of Organo Gold.
- It takes around 40 coffee beans to make one shot of espresso.Europeans love their coffee.
- The top five coffee drinking countries in the world in 2012 were: 1. Finland 2. Norway 3. Iceland 4. Denmark 5. The Netherlands.
- One third of all the world’s coffee is grown in Brazil.
- The world record for coffee consumption is 82 cups in 7 hours — but we don’t recommend it!
- In the US, the average American worker spends $20 a week on coffee.
- America consumes around 400 million cups of coffee per day — that’s enough to fill 14.2 Statues of Liberty!
- Seattle has the most coffee shops per capita in the US, with 1,640, and ranks number one on the list of most caffeinated cities.
- America spends an estimated $4 billion importing coffee each year — Hawaii is the only state that grows coffee commercially.