Synopses & Reviews
Now in its latest revised edition, Kenneth Davids's comprehensive and entertaining Coffee: A Guide to Buying, Brewing and Enjoying
, remains an invaluable resource for anyone who truly enjoys a good cup of coffee. It features updated information and definitions, a history of coffee culture, tips on storing and brewing, and other essential advice designed to improve the coffee experience. Coffee lovers everywhere will welcome this lively, complete guide to the fascinating world of America's national beverage.
"An amusing and informative book that is the best available guide." --Corby Kummer, The Atlantic Monthly
"Coffee drinkers will perk up...after reading Kenneth Davids's book." --UPI
About the Author
is the author of two other books about coffee, Espresso: Ultimate Coffee
and Home Coffee Roasting: Romance and Revival
. He teaches writing and history at the California College of Arts and Crafts and writes for a number of coffe industry publications and Websites. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.