The hot beverage prepared from the extraction made from the coffee beans became one of the most popular drinks in the world, along with water and tea. There are legends about the beginning of some sort of coffee consumption dating back to the 15th century. However, the drink as we know it today was spread worldwide throughout the 16th and 18th centuries. It consolidated its popularity over the 20th century with the expansion of beans plantations and establishments opening to serve the hot drink. Coffee is a stimulant well disseminated amongst workers trying to get extra energy. Still, it is also enjoyed by an ever-growing number of drinkers while socializing, travelling, after a meal or during a relaxing time. There are many preparation methods for the drink, and you can buy it in four forms: coffee beans, filtered coffee, coffee pods or capsules, and instant coffee.