Modern Marvels

Season 12 Episode 51


Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Sep 14, 2005 on The History Channel



  • Quotes

    • Narrator: Next to water it's the world's most popular drink. Centuries ago it fueled the industrial revolution and today commuters keep their cupholders locked and loaded with lattes. Coffee is a comfort to millions and a necessity to many more. Coffeehouses have brewed creativity and inspiration since the first café opened in Constantinople. As America experiences an new coffeehouse explosion, roasting machines process millions of pounds a week to keep up with the cult of the bean. Now, Coffee, on Modern Marvels.