When my friend bought me some coffee, I did not think much about it. She knows that I love coffee, and she is always giving me small bags or samples when she finds one that she thinks is out of this world. The kopi luwak guru that she gave me was quite delicious, and I could not explain why. It just had such a dark, rich aroma to it, and I had never tasted anything like that. When I told her that I was going to look further into it to see why it was such a unique taste, she told me that she already knew.
She explained that it is grown in the jungles in Indonesia, and there is a reason why it has a flavor like none other that I have ever tasted. She explained that there are animals there called civet cats. [Read the rest of this entry...]