Coffee: A Guide to Buying Brewing and Enjoying

Coffee: A Guide to Buying Brewing and Enjoying from Kenneth Davids is a complete guide for this household favorite. This is not a cookbook, but instead a how-to for the art of coffee making and serving. There is a chapter at the end with coffee drink recipes. 


Format: Softcover, 254 pages. 

Copyright: 1991 

Publisher: Cole Group 

Author: Kenneth Davids 

ISBN: 9781564265555

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Description: Kenneth Davids' revised, updated, and expanded bestseller pays homage to America's national beverage. Beginning with coffee lore and a history of the famous bean, this in-depth guide to the international world of coffee details: 

  • The art of coffee tasting 
  • Choosing coffee beans 
  • Roasters and the roasting process 
  • Grinders and grinding methods 
  • Brewing styles, including a special section on espresso 
  • Coffee serving traditions 

There is also a chapter of drink recipes, a comprehensive glossary, and a mail-order section for ordering coffee beans, brewing apparatus, and related products. 

Coffee gives the inside scoop on decaffeination processes, consumer health issues, and organically grown, flavored whole-bean, and estate -- grown coffees. There's even a section on coffee houses, espresso bars, and other Java joints. Coffee lovers everywhere will welcome this lively, complete guide to the fascinating world of Coffea Arabica. 


Condition: Good condition. 

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