If you’re the type that can’t even think about skipping your morning cup of java, today is your lucky day: National Coffee Day, in fact.
A bit of information: According to a Harvard report from 2010, 54% of Americans over 18 drink coffee every day. They drink an average of 3.1 cups per day, and the average cup size is 9 ounces. Most people, around 65%, take their coffee with breakfast. All in all, Americans spend around $40 billion on coffee each year.
Here’s what some of the biggest names in coffee are saying about today’s big holiday:
However you take it, enjoy National Coffee Day. And here’s where you can get yourself a free coffee today, including at Krispy Kreme, Dunkin’ Donuts, and Peet’s Coffee & Tea.