[Urbanstudy] Little known history of coffee in Delhi

Sharan Lal sharanlal at gmail.com
Mon Jun 19 02:25:29 CDT 2017


Nice!

Sharan

On 19 June 2017 at 11:53, Mohd Sayeed <mail.mohd.sayeed at gmail.com> wrote:

> 'What were these coffee houses in the Delhi of 1738, the year of Quli
> Khan’s arrival, and was coffee a popular drink in the city? While much has
> been written about how the British introduced tea to the city, little is
> known of coffee’s arrival in the city and its later disappearance… But
> one particular poem, written around 1736, hints at the city being a
> connoisseur of coffee at the time.'
>
>
> https://chiraghdilli.wordpress.com/2017/06/18/one-
> more-cup-of-coffee-fore-i-go/
>
>
>
> Regards,
>
> Sayeed
>
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