Coffee and Brazil – How Coffee Molded the Culture of a Country

When Brazil was discovered in 1500 by the Portuguese, the country was inhabited by Indians only. Several new beverages were introduced to the Europeans, such as juices of several fruits, teas of several plants, and even an alcoholic drink made out of manioc. Just a few decades later, Brazil was importing thousands of black slaves … Continue reading Coffee and Brazil – How Coffee Molded the Culture of a Country