Coffee -- it's something many can't start the day without, Sylvia Poggioli reports on npr.org.
In Italy, it is a cultural mainstay, and the country is perhaps the beverage's spiritual home, she wrote.
Here's a chance to brush up on some Italian rules and rituals for coffee for an enjoyable visit to Italy.
For some things to watch out for: http://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2017/07/14/535638587/italys-coffee-culture-brims-with-rituals-and-mysterious-rules
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