Paying Homage to the Ethiopian Coffee Culture

Ethiopia is widely considered to be the birthplace of coffee with many experts being of the opinion that Ethiopia is the only country that grew coffee natively.  Today, an estimated 12 million... Read more »

Experts Decide Ethiopia Has Best Coffee

Experts Decide Ethiopia has Best Coffee Playlist MP3 – 128.0kb/s – 3.6MB MP3 – 64.0kb/s – 1.8MB An international group of coffee experts has rated Ethiopia’s coffee as the best in the... Read more »

Boom times for Ethiopia’s coffee shops – BBC

By James JeffreyAddis Ababa, Ethiopia Tomoca now has five cafes across Addis Ababa Traditionally it takes rather a long time to be served a cup of coffee in Ethiopia – but things... Read more »

Boom times for Ethiopia’s coffee shops

16 October 2014 Last updated at 00:08 By James Jeffrey Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Tomoca now has five cafes across Addis Ababa Traditionally it takes rather a long time to be served a... Read more »

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“Welcome to the birthplace of mankind and coffee!” proclaimed my Peace Corps invitation, touting two of my favorite things. So, naturally, I was happy with my volunteer placement. After living and working... Read more »
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Questions over Ethiopia’s coffee crop

A lack of rain has led some farmers to rip out their entire crop, according to one charity, but experts disagree. Coffee production in some parts of southern Ethiopia has come to... Read more »

Ethiopia: Government May Ban Coffee Exporters Caught Hoarding, Defaulting

Ethiopia, Africa’s biggest coffee grower, has threatened to ban exporters and producers caught hoarding beans or defaulting on contracts from trading on the domestic commodity exchange. Those found holding surplus stocks in... Read more »
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Ethiopia’s Coffee Love Affair (Video)

(CNN) — For many in Ethiopia, it is part of their daily routine — a steaming hot cup of coffee first thing in the morning. But in an area considered to be... Read more »