It is side to be a indian Baba Budan a Muslim saint stolen 7 green coffee beans from Arabia(Yemen) while he pilgrimage Mecca. He planted this seed in Mysore(chandragiri hill) in 15th century. In an around 1670 systematic plantation gain good cultivation that eventually spread across(present day) Karnataka(Mysore), Kerala (wynad) and Tamil nadu(nilgiris) mostly by private and small growers from there it spreded across india, said as 7 sister states, at present India produce 4.5% of wold coffee production.
IT IS SAID THAT IT WAS FIRST USED IN 13TH CENTURY IN ETHOPIA.Ethiopian goat-herder who, noticing the energizing effects when his flock nibbled on the bright red berries of a certain bush, chewed on the fruit himself. His exhilaration prompted him to bring the berries to a Monk in a nearby monastery. But the monk disapproved of their use and threw them into the fire, from which an enticing aroma billowed and the monks came out to investigate. The roasted beans were quickly raked from the embers, ground up and dissolved in hot water, yielding the world's first cup of coffee.