Coffee Talk: The Stimulating Story of the World's Most Popular Brew

Coffee Talk: The Stimulating Story of the World's Most Popular Brew

by Morton Satin

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Coffee Talk: The Stimulating Story of the World's Most Popular Brew by Morton Satin

This entertaining yet comprehensive book describes how, in recent times, coffee has become the magnet that draws people together for spirited interchanges of information and ideas. In the intellectual capitals of the world, coffeehouses have been and continue to be the venues where the great minds flock to discuss the latest developments in the arts, sciences, and social philosophies. The author also traces the rich and intriguing history of coffee and even goes on to reveal the best techniques for home brewing. Moreover, he enlivens his narrative with stories of the fine art of the barista, which includes the World Barista Championship where rival barmen from around the globe display the highest artistry of coffee brewing. Lavishly illustrated, this delightful and informative book is the perfect complement for your next coffee break.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781591026884
Publisher: Prometheus Books
Publication date: 03/21/2011
Pages: 325
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 7.10(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Morton Satin (Rockville, MD) is currently the director of technical and regulatory affairs at the Salt Institute. He recently retired as the director of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization’s Global Agribusiness Program. A molecular biologist, he is the author of Death in the Pot: The Impact of Food Poisoning on History.

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