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Study Reveals The Signs Of A True Coffee Connoisseur


If you prefer freshly brewing your morning coffee at home, discussing bean origins with your local barista and would never suffer through a cup of instant, then new research shows you’re a “coffee connoisseur.”

A survey of 2,000 coffee-drinking Americans pinpointed the signs of a coffee connoisseur and found that 43 percent proudly identified with the label.

Additionally, respondents believe a connoisseur prefers coffees from specific coffee-growing regions and orders beverages not listed on the menu when at their local café.

Commissioned by Peet’s Coffee, Inc. and conducted by OnePoll, the survey examined the differences in taste between people who consider themselves coffee connoisseurs (43 percent) and those who do not (41 percent).

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