8. Coffee grows up to 30 feet tall, but is cultivated to be around 10 feet (3 meters) tall for easy-picking.
|11. George Washington invented instant coffee in 1906.|
|12. Espresso is not a particular type of bean, roast or blend. It is just a way that coffee is prepared.|
|13. The term "Americano" comes from America GIs during WWII. They would order espresso with water to dilute the strong flavor. |
14. Furthermore, the term "cup of joe" comes from American serviceman (GI Joes) in WWII being seen as big coffee drinkers.