Call it Monkey Poop Coffee, Kopi Luwak or Civet Coffee, it may be the most costly (and best tasting) coffee that you can find. Despite the funny names monkey poop coffee reigns supreme when it come to the exclusive and exquisite nutty taste of Kopi Luwak coffee.
How it’s Made:?It is produced from the excreted beans of coffee berries which have been devoured by the Asian Palm Civet and other civets which are actually cat like then monkey, then digested. A civet cat will eat the berries for the pulp. In its tummy, the coffee beans baste in enzymes, making free amino acids and shorter peptides. Passing through the civet’s intestines the beans are then pooped out. They are then picked up, heavily washed, dried in the sun, roasted and brewed, Monkey poop beans create an aromatic coffee with a nutty taste, and make the smoothest coffee in the world.
Exotic Coffee with Notoriety:?Monkey Poop Coffee is known as the most expensive coffee in the world and gained a lot of notoriety in the US when Jack Nicholson in “The Bucket List” swore by it. Monkey Poop Coffee price may be up to $160 per pound, and according to coffee lovers is worth it’s weight in gold!