coffee in UAE
The culture of coffee-drinking goes back to the 11th century. It was then that coffee was ﬁrst imported to Arabia from its original home in Ethiopia.
With 3.4 billion cups consumed per day, coffee is undoubtedly one of the most popular beverages in the UAE. Internationally, the country occupies the 35th position in terms of coffee consumption, which is growing at the rate of 30 per cent each year.
Coffee originated in the Arab World and is served as a welcome drink in many homes. However, what is remarkable is the growing awareness and demand for speciality coffee.