Caffeine Trivia 10.17.13

The word “coffee” was at one time a term for wine, but was later used to describe a black drink made from berries of the coffee tree. This black drink replaced wine in many religious ceremonies because it kept the Mohammedans awake and alert during their nightly prayers, so they honored it with the name they had originally given to wine.

Personal: Coffee and wine…two of my favorites and now I learn they are related!

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