In what region of the world did coffee first appear?

  • The Arabian Peninsula correct

    Farmers in modern-day Yemen, which occupies the southwestern tip of the Arabian Peninsula, began growing coffee beans in the 15th century. Locals used the crop to create drip coffee. Many consumed the beverage in ancient cafes called qahveh khaneh. Source: National Coffee Association

  • The Mediterranean
  • Southeast Asia
  • The Americas
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