Most of us cannot begin our day without a hot cup of coffee. The strong aroma is enough to get us out of bed. Younger generations might assume coffee is only trendy because of a certain Seattle-based company. As it turns out, this delicious java drink has a long history: evolving from an edible energy treat, to wine, until finally it became known for its hot brew. Despite its popularity today, café has not always been welcomed by the establishment, particularly in Europe. Here are some really cool facts about coffee. You may want to share these with friends or strangers next time you’re waiting in line for your latté.