Kopi Luwak, or civet coffee, may be the best (and most expensive) cup of coffee you will ever drink. But there's a catch.
Kopi Luwak, or civet coffee, may be the best (and most expensive) cup of coffee you will ever drink. But there's a catch: The secret behind this heavenly java involves a civet and a highly tuned digestive track.
80 Cup Of Coffee: Kopi Luwak Beans Pooped By Palm Civets In Indonesia The world’s most expensive coffee can cost $80 a cup, and scientists now are reporting development of the first way to verify authenticity of this crème de la crème, the beans of which come from the feces of a Southeast Asian animal called a palm civet. Their study appears in ACS’ Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.
DEAN & DELUCA Wild Civet Coffee Tin Wild Thai Civet Coffee, or Kopi Luwak, is the rarest, most unique and highly coveted coffee in the world. 100% Arabica coffee cherries are digested and fermented by wild civets, before being collected by the Akha-hills
this is the world's most expensive coffee bean? Would you guess that it derives its prized taste by traveling the digestive track of the Civit? That's right folks, the fruity, aromatic pick-me-up is none other than Cat Crap Coffee - speaks volumes on consumer culture.