Coffee was introduced into India through the Chikkamagaluru (Chikmagalur) district when the first coffee crop was grown in the Baba Budan Giri Hills during 1670 AD.
now what if someone in the US did this to a Hummer?
We were on our way to visit the Central Coffee Research Institute of India
Just a nice store front for a bike shop.
In early 2008 I visited India for the first time to get some first hand experience with coffee production here, and to get a sense of what level of quality is possible.
As usual, the arrival at an origin country is disappointing ...a whimper, not a bang.