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· The first Espresso machine was made in France in 1822.
· The first Automatic Espresso machine was invented in 1933 by Dr Ernest Illy.
· The modern Espresso machine was created by Achilles Gaggia in 1946.
· The first pump driven Espresso machine was produced by Faema in 1960.
· Robusta beans have 2 to 3 times the caffeine content of Arabica beans.
· The first European coffeehouse opened in Venice in 1683, with the most famous,
Caffe Florian in Piazza San Marco, opening in 1720. It is still open for business
· The largest insurance market in the world, Lloyd's of London, began life as a coffee
house. It was started in 1688 by Edward Lloyd, who prepared lists of the ships that
his customers had insured.
· Coffee is the second most traded commodity in the world – only behind oil.
· The Top 6 Coffee producing Countries (Arabica and/or Robusta) are: Brazil, Colombia,
Indonesia, Vietnam, Mexico and Ethiopia