In Indonesia the coffee is known as kopi luwak, in Vietnam it’s synonymous with their weasel coffee, in the Philippines it’s known as kape alamid.
Coffee beans from the poop of the civet.
Roasted Civet coffee beans in jars, ready for grinding.
The other week, Oki texted me that she was having a cup of civet coffee somewhere in Makati trying to wind away the time. She expected it to be expensive but she was affronted by the price anyway. She said a cup of civet coffee cost her 250 pesos (around $5 a cup). But she loved it.
Postscript: I might change web address again. I am setting up a new site, mainly for photoblogging. ;-)