Coffee is an ancient wonder that has been loved by countries all around the world. In fact,
historians have found proof of coffee drinking dating back to the 15th century! Known for its
medicinal properties, health benefits and hearty aroma, coffee has become a go-to drink for many.
Across Africa, specifically in Nigeria, the coffee industry and culture has recently began boom!
With so many countries loving the delicious taste, it’s no wonder the world has become
fascinated with Nigerian Coffee. Offering numerous health benefits including preventative care, drinking a cup or more of coffee has become a daily tradition all around the world. Whether it’s for breakfast, lunch, dinner or in between, people just can’t get enough!
Coffee Health Benefits
Stress Reduction – Maybe it’s somewhat mental, as there is nothing better than a cup of coffee in the morning. But coffee has also been scientifically proven to give relief to those who suffer from anxiety, depression and severe mood swings.
Dental Health – Coffee contains a compound known as Trigonelline, which acts as a natural
anti-adhesive and antibacterial for your mouth; protecting teeth from cavities and decay.
Memory Protection – Coffee is not only known for improving mental focus, but it’s also known
for protecting memory. It’s all because caffeine has the ability to increase the size of our brain’s
hippocampus, the part of the brain which aids in long term and short term memory.
Decreases the risk of Cancer – Coffee has been known to keep bowel movements regular,
leaving us at less risk for colorectal cancer. But that’s not all, it also reduces the risks of breast
cancer, oral cancer and even liver cancer.
Reduces the risk of Type 2 Diabetes – Coffee contains antioxidants such as Chlorogenic Acid
aid in glucose regulation and increases our metabolism, essentially reducing the risks of
● Improved focus
● Increased metabolic rate and burns fat
● Prevention from liver and colorectal cancer
● Headache relief
Drip Coffee: Nigerian Coffee is an excellent bean choice for drip coffee because the gentle
process of drip coffee allows roasters to infuse a variety of savoring flavors. By making your
morning cup of joe this way, users will get to experience the exotic notes of this hearty bean.
Not only is drip coffee delicious, but some would argue the caffeine content is comparable to, or even greater than that of espresso! But don’t let us limit you to drip coffee, these best selling beans can also be brewed regularly, in a french press, or even cold brewed.
Natural Fertilizers: After those aroma filled beans are ground and used for drip coffee,
consider recycling them in your garden or compost bin. Coffee beans are known to make a great fertilizer for your crops and flowers!
Bug and Pest Repellent: It’s true! Coffee grounds can be used as a natural pesticide for your
flower garden or props, keeping snails, slugs and other pests away.
How to make a Cup of Drip Coffee
To make a delicious cup of Nigerian Coffee at home, start by prepping your filter. Simply rinse the filter with hot water and then discard the water. Pick out your favorite Nigerian Coffee and grind the beans on a medium, sand-like grind. Measure out approximately one tablespoon of coffee per cup. Wet the grounds with water, wait approximately 30 seconds and serve.
Naturalike Nigerian Coffee
At Naturalike, we source all of our Nigerian Coffee directly from some of the best farms in
Nigeria. We form close working relationships with local farmers to ensure that we provide you with the 100% natural goodness and only the highest quality products that we have become known to deliver. Enjoy!