Story: Tea, coffee and soft drinks

Coffee advertisement, early 1900s

Coffee advertisement, early 1900s

Although coffee drinking did not really take off in New Zealand until the 1940s, coffee was manufactured locally and readily available well before then. D. Stephenson & Co was a coffee and spice firm established in Auckland in 1864.

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Reference: Eph-C-FOOD-1900s-06

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Tea, coffee and soft drinks - Tea and coffee', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 July 2024)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 5 Sep 2013