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“What goes best with a cup of coffee? Another cup.”— Henry Rollins
Coffee Day or National Coffee Day wasfirst promoted in Japan in 1983 by The All Japan Coffee Association. The exact origin of the event is unknown but over the years it gives coffee lovers an occasion to promote and celebrate coffee as a beverage. Earlier the International Coffee Organization had announced the first official date as 1 October 2015. Different countries celebrate Coffee Day on different days. But the largest number of countries including the Unites States of America celebrate National Coffee Day on September 29.
It’s More Than Just Fun
On this day, many coffee shops offer free or discounted cups of coffee. But the occasion of National Coffee Day is also usedto promote fair trade coffee and to raise awareness for the plight of the coffee growers. Severalgreeting card companies around the world sell National Coffee Day greeting cards as well as free e-cards on this day. un fact is, Indonesia celebrates it on the same day as their Independence Day.
Fun Fact: Indonesia celebrates it on the same day as their Independence Day. It is theis the fourth largest producer of coffee worldwide, producing 11 million 60kg bags in 2015/2016, according to International Coffee Organisation.
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National Coffee Day 2016Quotes
- “Once you wake up and smell the coffee, it’s hard to go back to sleep.” — Fran Drescher
- “As soon as coffee is in your stomach, there is a general commotion. Ideas begin to move… similes arise, the paper is covered. Coffee is your ally and writing ceases to be a struggle.” —Honore de Balzac
- “Actually, this seems to be the basic need of the human heart in nearly every great crisis — a good hot cup of coffee.”—Alexander King
- “Coffee is a language in itself.” — Jackie Chan
- “To me, the smell of fresh-made coffee is one of the greatest inventions.” — Hugh Jackman
- “I am a coffee fanatic. Once you go to proper coffee, you can’t go back. You cannot go back.” — Hugh Laurie
- “But if it weren’t for the coffee, I’d have no identifiable personality whatsoever.”—David Letterman
- “Coffee, the favorite drink of the civilized world.”— Thomas Jefferson
- “I’d rather take coffee than compliments just now.”—Louisa May Alcott
- “He liked the idea of coffee quite a lot—a warm drink that gave you energy and had been for centuries associated with sophisticates and intellectuals. But coffee itself tasted to him like caffeinated stomach bile.” —John Green
We couldn’t be agree more with the saying. There is nothing aswonderful as waking up to the smell of brewing coffee! Happy National Coffee Day folks.