Recent Examples of robusta from the Web
Leaf rust, a fungal disease that affects both arabica and robusta plants, is also devastating the industry.
While some coffee roasters add robusta to their highly secretive blends, premium brands are typically 100 percent mild arabica.
Arabica makes up about 60 percent of global coffee supplies, with lower-quality robusta beans accounting for the rest.
Unfortunately, robusta is uniformly acknowledged to not taste that great.
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Origin and Etymology of robusta
First Known Use: 1909See Words from the same year
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