Category Culture Around the World

Turkish Coffee Traditions

Turkish coffee being brewed in a cezve pot on a stovetop.

Turkish Coffee Traditions TTurkish coffee traditions have endured for centuries in Turkey and surrounding regions, making it a unique and culturally significant beverage. Its strong, rich flavor and traditional preparation methods offer much more than just a quick caffeine boost.…

Italian Coffee Culture

Cup of espresso in front of an open book with coffee beans either side of the cup.

Introduction to Italian Coffee Culture Italy’s long-standing devotion to coffee, deeply embedded in centuries of tradition, has become an integral part of daily life, acting as a social glue. The aromatic brew first captivated tastebuds in the 1500s, slowly simmering…