Gourmet Coffee

Gourmet Coffee


Coffee is the name of the cafeto seed, a tree which grows naturally in ethiopian territory belonging to the group of Rubiaceas. Tree posses between four and six meters of hight, showing very green leafs. It’s flowers are white and its fruits are displayed in red berry.

The seed of this tree measuring a centimeter, being flat on one side and convex for the other, with a longitudinal groove. His color is greenish yellow.

By extension of the term, it is known as coffee drink because infusion is made by roasted and ground seeds. This is a socializing drink, since people often gather around the practice of drinking coffee.


Some results of different studies shows that coffee is:

  • Contains a high concentration of antioxidants, which contributes to reduce the risk of developing vejiga or liver cancer.
  • Reduce risk of developing cirrhosis.
  • It’s a source of flavonoid, which also helps to reduce the probabilities.
  • Reduce risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
  • It’s associated in a lower risk of develop alzheimer.
  • It’s used for threat asthma.
  • It helps relieve headache and some types of migraine.
  • It helps reduce the appearance of gallstones and gallbladder disease.
  • Avoid constipation and it’s diuretic.
  • Pregnant women who drink three cups of coffee a day are not in greater risk of having a premature birth of her babies.