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Just like football, coffee also appears to be a game of two halves. Or more accurately, a world of two halves. According to this map of how instant coffee and fresh coffee is spread, drinkers fall into two distinct halves: with the notable exception of India and Japan, the rest of asia and the UK and Australia prefer instant, while the vast majority of the Americas and Europe prefer fresh coffee - by which they mean filter coffee.

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The next time you drop into your local coffee shop, why not ask the barista if they can go above and beyond the plain old leaf pattern in your latte? Don’t get us wrong, there’s an art and skill to creating the leaf pattern that we know and appreciate, but we do crave a change of scenery every now and again.

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Tea ceremony in Britain falls into one of two categories: afternoon tea or the tea break. If we’re talking afternoon tea then we’re talking the Ritz or some other fancy restaurant that will serve you a slice of Victoria sponge and your favourite brew in a bone china cup, perhaps even on a silver platter.