A good cup of java can run you anywhere from $2 to god knows how much, depending on how fancy a coffee shop you go to. But you’ll have to cough up some serious dough for a cup of one of these nine coffees, which rank as the most expensive in the world.
What makes coffee so expensive? Well it can be any number of factors, including the type of beans used to produce it, the process used to refine it into a drinkable beverage, or maybe just good marketing. Either way, these coffees are for serious coffee connoisseurs, not your average McDonald’s coffee drinker. Take a look at this gallery for nine of the most expensive coffees on the planet.