Happy International Coffee Day!
Here is a little insight to how coffee is a very big part of Korean culture.
Korean coffee is very centered around coffee in a day to day basis. Social commutes and gatherings are generally centered around coffee as cafes are the norm for most social interactions especially amongst the youth.
Cafes are so popular that there are many themed cafes in Korea. The themes usually involving popular cartoon mascots, shows, movies, video games and so much more. If you can think of it, there is probably a café for it.
In the work place, instant coffee drinks are very popular. This is due to those in the workforce being very busy and not usually having the time to brew coffee. Instant coffee products offer a quick and easy way morning brew and with so many flavors to choose from its almost like a freshly brewed cup. Usually the preferred coffee types are the kind in instant packets such as these:
The history is coffee in Korea is an extensive and wonderful example of how coffee can help mold and really be an important part of a culture.
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