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You Should Know How Coffee Helped Win A War

We all know coffee is important, it’s how most of you start your mornings. Without this magical elixir, most of us would be unable to get through a single day. But just how important is coffee?  Most of you learned about the Civil War while growing up. Spoiler alert for those of you that did not pay attention in History class, and those that have refused to accept defeat, the Union (North) won. While there were many factors that went into the outcome of the Civil War, there is one anomaly that stands out beyond all others…coffee. Although excessive alcohol use was prevalent on both sides, the North actually valued its coffee just as much as the South valued Whiskey. So much so...

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