Archive for April, 1997

The Dark-Roast Controversy

The Dark-Roast Controversy

In a book about coffee published in 1853 the following sentence appears: “For the New England trade a light roast is required, and for Western, a dark, or pretty full roast.” Of course people in those days didn’t cross the country for weekend business trips, and if anyone used the term bicoastal it doubtless described […]