Kaldi is apparently the legendary name of an Ethiopian goatherd who discovered the coffee plant when he found his goats' temperaments to be greatly excited after feasting on the ripe red cherries of a small tree that grew on the side of a mountain. This myth is alluded to by the modern name and trademark of a local chain of coffee shops and a private coffee roasting company in St. Louis, Missouri, named Kaldi's. A goatherd is a person who herds goats for a living. ... Coffee is a beverage, usually served hot, prepared from the roasted seeds of the coffee plant. ... A Street Cafe, Jerusalem, Henry Fenn (1838- ): steel engraving in Picturesque Palestine, ca 1875 A coffeehouse, coffee shop, or café shares some of the characteristics of a bar, and some of the characteristics of a restaurant. ... The Gateway Arch, shown here behind the Old Courthouse, is the most recognizable part of the St. ... State nickname: The Show Me State Official languages English Capital Jefferson City Largest city Kansas City (largest metropolitan area is Saint Louis) Governor Matt Blunt (R) Senators Kit Bond (R) Jim Talent (R) Area - Total - % water Ranked 21st 69,709 miÂ²; 180,693 kmÂ² 1. ...
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