(Photo: Noel Celis/AFP)
Do YOU know how farmers collect the beans?Retno Wulandari 13 Maret 2017 19:00
The main reason of the high price of Kopi Luwak is its uncommon production process. Scarcity and high level of difficulty to collect these beans make the price to be very high. The other reason is its taste — good and like no other coffee.(AFP Photo/ Noel Celis)
Thinking about drinking coffee which beans retrieved from feces may sound awful, but but your perspective may change if you know that ‘poop coffee’ is actually the world’s most expensive coffee.
Yes, we’re talking about the famous Kopi Luwak (Civet Coffee) that can be easily found in coffee shops in Indonesia. The price per cup of pure civet coffee is around USD 35 to USD 100 (Rp 467,000 to Rp 1,3 million) — compare that to the price of regular latte sold in major coffee-shop chains.
Do you know why the coffee is so expensive?