Turkish Coffee – A Journey Beyond Tradition
It’s not a secret that the Turks love tea, but there’s a special attachment that Turkey has to coffee, too. So much so, that Turkish coffee (or Türk kahvesi in Turkish) is world-renowned for its characteristic style of brew, taste, and even aesthetic. The Greeks and Armenians also hold claim to this style of coffee, calling it Greek coffee and Armenian coffee respectively, but we’d rather not get into that debate.
Interestingly enough, the Turkish word for coffee, kahve, is just one stepping st