Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge


Decaf Latte? Maybe Not! – Drink Day with Elizabetta Tekeste

By mahir | November 10, 2010

Latte Art

Welcome back everyone! This week, by request, we’re discussing caffeine. How do you take the caffeine out of coffee? Is it addictive? Let’s shed some light on the number one consumed stimulant in the world.

Defining Caffeine:

Caffeine is a bitter, white crystalline xanthine alkaloid, a psychoactive stimulant drug first discovered in 1820 by German chemist, Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge. Psychoactive simply means it acts on the central nervous system affecting, behavior, mood and perception. It also restores alertness, increases metabolism and acts as a painkiller.

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