What determines the taste of coffee?
Coffee is sensitive to modes of processing during manufacture. A truism is that the average quality of grain can be cooked decent coffee, but are even more likely to ruin a great grain, unable to withstand the desired operation mode.
how to properly brew coffee at home
Italians believe that in order to create a good coffee, it is necessary to strictly follow the law M. These four letters mean:
M ichella – a mixture of coffee beans;
M accinato – grinding;
M acchina – a coffee maker;
M ano – the hand of him who makes coffee.
Take a closer look.
Michella – a mixture of coffee beans
There are about 70 species Botanic varieties of coffee, most of them only use two. «Coffea Arabica» known under the name of «Arabica», its share is about 70% of world coffee production. «Coffea canephor» Continue reading
Everything about making coffee in a cezve
Coffee can be prepared in very different ways, but the most classic way of all values is making coffee in a cezve, as historically the first vessel to «brew coffee». Turk throughout the cooking time coffee remains the standard and is very popular not only among connoisseurs and aesthetes, but also in ordinary coffee. Modern coffee makers, coffee machines and coffee press how-to filter out the coffee grounds in a cezve coffee grounds is in the same vessel with the ultimate drink, so even with the most careful use in the Cup will always be seen particles of ground coffee.
Turk – a small konusopodobnogo vessel (wide bottom, narrow neck) with a long handle. Modern Turks are not without design innovations and the use of different materials, but the best Turk – one in which the maximum bottleneck, made of copper and the inner surface is coated with silver plating. In that the Turk is a classic Oriental coffee. Often at the bottom of the Turks beat the number – it shows Continue reading
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