tglodjo Senior Member Joined: 16 Oct 2012 Posts: 207 Location: Jackson, TN Expertise: I love coffee
Espresso: La Spaziale Mini Vivaldi II Grinder: Baratza Vario, Virtuoso Drip: Wave, V60, Chemex, Clever Roaster: Behmor 1600
Posted Mon Jun 24, 2013, 8:50am Subject: Top 3 Coffee Books
I'm curious as to what the essential library of a coffee geek contains. I'm interested in brew methods, espresso, and roasting, so pretty much the gamut of coffee for a home enthusiast. I'm aware of some books held in high esteem. Now I'm interested in what particular users on this forum choose, and how they rank.
ThurstonRobert Senior Member Joined: 19 Aug 2008 Posts: 5 Location: Oxford Expertise: Professional
Posted Mon Oct 21, 2013, 7:52am Subject: Re: Top 3 Coffee Books
Some Coffee Geek members might be interested in a book for which I am senior editor; it's Coffee: A Comprehensive Guide to the Bean, the Beverage, and the Industry, from Rowman and Littlefield. It's available at all the standard sellers, Amazon, Barnes and Noble, etc. Contributors are from all over the world. They cover a wide variety of topics, e.g. where does the money go, what is organic, certified coffee, how is coffee grown and processed, roasting, producing and consuming country profiles, and more.
Symbols: = New Posts since your last visit = No New Posts since last visit = Newest post
Forum Rules: No profanity, illegal acts or personal attacks will be tolerated in these discussion boards. No commercial posting of any nature will be tolerated; only private sales by private individuals, in the "Buy and Sell" forum. No SEO style postings will be tolerated. SEO related posts will result in immediate ban from CoffeeGeek. No cross posting allowed - do not post your topic to more than one forum, nor repost a topic to the same forum. Who Can Read The Forum? Anyone can read posts in these discussion boards. Who Can Post New Topics? Any registered CoffeeGeek member can post new topics. Who Can Post Replies? Any registered CoffeeGeek member can post replies. Can Photos be posted? Anyone can post photos in their new topics or replies. Who can change or delete posts? Any CoffeeGeek member can edit their own posts. Only moderators can delete posts. Probationary Period: If you are a new signup for CoffeeGeek, you cannot promote, endorse, criticise or otherwise post an unsolicited endorsement for any company, product or service in your first five postings.