At first glance it may seem that coffee and cocoa. But… they are different plants that belong to different biological families. And unlike coffee and cocoa is the same as between a pear and an Apple tree!
Let’s try to understand what the difference between them.
The plants of coffee and cocoa
Coffee is a fruit of the coffee tree, more like a Bush (family Rubiaceae), is considered the Homeland of coffee, Africa.
Cocoa is the fruit of the cacao tree (belongs to the family Malvaceae). Sometimes called cocoa “chocolate tree”. The birthplace of cocoa – tropical forests of South America.
Now both plants are cultivated worldwide in warm and humid tropical latitudes of both hemispheres.
Both trees are evergreen. The altitude of cocoa can reach heights of 10 to 12 meters. Coffee tree, usually grows much lower – 6 – 10 meters.
The fruits coffee and cocoa beans
The fruits of these plants are called grains Continue reading
The ultimate goal of the courses bartender-Barista – skills cooking commercial beverages based on espresso . To achieve excellent end result without a good (qualitative) initial training is almost impossible.
Conventionally, the learning process can be divided into several stages:
Equipment . the necessary equipment, utensils. Device coffee makers (basic components and parts and coffee grinders espresso and care for them. Classification of coffee equipment. Repairs and service. The list of necessary equipment and requirements. The minimum range of dishes, its volume, properties and characteristics.
Coffee . The history of the coffee bean. The cultivation, collection, processing and roasting. Conditions and period of storage, rules for the treatment of a bean, the basic requirements for appearance and taste of the coffee. Coffee brewing methods. Practical Continue reading
Tips for making coffee in coffee maker
Making coffee in a coffee maker, the easiest and fastest way to get a flavored drink. But oddly enough, it also has its own nuances and little things that you should consider, if you want to get a good result.
Proper coffee is a guarantee of success
For anybody not a secret that the main condition for the tart beverage is properly selected coffee. His choice depends on your machine. For drip
coffee makers is better to use a fine grind grain, whereas in automatic coffee machines can fill whole grains, they will grind them.
Very popular capsule machines. They need to buy special coffee capsules. For coffee with a coffee filter fits exclusively medium grind, since the use of grain fine grind can clog the filter, which will prevent the passage of liquid through a sieve. To incorrectly selected coffee was not the cause of the broken machine in the box with the technique manual, where every information is available on the right choice of coffee.
Cooking invigorating drink
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