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What is Turkish Coffee?

What is Turkish Coffee? Turkish coffee is made of very finely ground coffee beans, most usually of the arabica varieties. Turkish coffee is not filtered, and it is made with Turkish coffee pot, a special coffee pot made of several different materials including copper and stainless steel, with a long and thin handle.  One of the most striking differences of Turkish coffee making is that the ground coffee is stirred in cold water and then brewed, contrary to all other coffee varieties like espresso or Americano.  Although coffee was consumed as a drink in other countries like Yemen and Ethiopia before, where coffee originates, the first coffeehouses where people gathered and enjoyed coffee just like today’s cafes appeared in Turkey,...

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