Elevenses coffee quiz and competition

Love your coffee like a barista loves their beans? To mark the ACHICA coffee machine promotion this Saturday 18 June 2011, with great names such as Delonghi (above), GAGGIA, Jura, Nespresso and Dualit, ACHICA Living has devised a quick and fun coffee quiz. Answer the questions at elevenses and keep your mind perky - you can enter our competition to win a Classic GAGGIA Espresso and Cappucino machine (below) worth £300 too...




Stay perky for the coffee event at ACHICA on Sat 18 June 2011

QUIZZY RASCALS - TEST YOUR COFFEE KNOWLEDGE WITH OUR FUN QUIZ. And it is just a bit of fun, so the answers are below. Details on how to enter the Classic GAGGIA competition are after the quiz - have fun!


Question one: How did Starbucks get its name?

Question two: Which country is the largest producer of coffee?

Question three: What's the most expensive coffee in the world?

Question four: What animal partically digests coffee, before it's then brewed?

Question five: What's the best temperature to brew coffee?


Question six: In When Harry Met Sally's infamous coffee shop scene, what immortal line does the woman sitting next to Sally utter?

ENTER OUR COMPETITION TO WIN A CLASSIC GAGGIA ESPRESSO AND CAPPUCCINO MACHINE WORTH £300

TO ENTER: Simply become a member of www.ACHICA.com (if you aren’t a member already) and EMAIL YOUR NAME AND ADDRESS to competitions@achica.com **

The deadline for entries is July 8 2011 when the winner will be announced. If you're feeling lucky, get your Amaretti biscuits ready!

THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED. AND THE WINNER IS GILL FROM HULL. CONGRATS GILL!

Terms & Conditions:

**Only members of ACHICA will be put into the draw. One entry per email address. We welcome email entries from friends, colleagues and relatives as long as they have separate email addresses. Winner will be chosen at random on July 8 2011 by ACHICA Living’s Editor – Emily Peck. Usual ACHICA terms & conditions apply.

ANSWERS

Question one: Baldwin, Siegel and Bowker chose the name Starbucks in honor of Starbuck, the coffee-loving first mate in Herman Melville's Moby Dick (so company legend has it!)

Question two: Brazil.

Question three: Kopi luwak coffee

Question four: The Asian palm cive

Question five: According to chemical studies, the optimal water temperature for drip coffee is 95-98C.

Question six: “I’ll have what she’s having.”

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