About this Course
Welcome to our Coffee Culture Around the World coffee course. Kourtney, one of our baristas, has spent time in 22 countries and has explored the culture of each of those countries. In light of that exploration, she has pressed into extensive research of the histories of many countries, and why coffee is so central to each of them.
Lesson 1 - History of the Coffee House
The coffee house is the centerpoint of enjoyment of coffee for almost anyone in the world. Understanding its origin and why its such a critial peace of coffee culture is the starting point to appreciating coffee in general! Kourtney breaks down the helpful tidbits you need to know to start this path of appreciation!
Lesson 3 - History of Italian Coffee
In this lesson, Kourtney gives a brief but thorough breakdown of how coffee made its way into the forefront of Italian culture. As some of you may already be aware, espresso is engrained into the culinary world of Italy, Kourtney walks us through how that happened!
Lesson 7 - Coffee Culture in Oceania
Oceania hosts a wealth of cultures and peoples, and with some regions sitting in the coffee belt, we see that same variety in its coffee culture! Kourtney breaks down a few different areas in Oceania and how coffee plays a role in its economic and cultural landscape.