I want to see this done with coffee in Cambodia...lol.

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I want to see this done with coffee in Cambodia...lol.

Post by OrangeDragon » Tue Aug 12, 2014 4:32 am

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What exactly is in your cup of coffee? Besides coffee grounds and water, of course, there may be corn, potato flour, soybeans, brown sugar, and other fillers. Coffee ranks alongside olive oil, honey, and milk as one of the most frequently adulterated foods.
But researchers in Brazil, one of the world’s top coffee suppliers, have developed a simpler, less error-prone test that can sniff out filler materials by their chemical fingerprints. The test uses liquid chromatography, a process that separates individual components from a mixture and identifies each one according to its chemical content. Comparing carbohydrate profiles, it’s simple to spot adulterants like grains from pure coffee.
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Re: I want to see this done with coffee in Cambodia...lol.

Post by picooie » Tue Aug 12, 2014 6:29 am

Do you really want to know??

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Post by wackyjacky » Tue Aug 12, 2014 8:23 am

The fillers are just as expensive as the coffee here :)
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Post by GUS » Sun Aug 24, 2014 11:02 pm

in much of SEA the main filler is soy bean, which at less than a dollar a kilo is much cheaper than green beans.
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Post by beaker » Mon Aug 25, 2014 2:08 pm

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Post by potty » Mon Aug 25, 2014 2:10 pm

i accidentially bought the green three corners as whole beans.
all coffee beans, no soy between.

anyone know where to have it ground in SR ?
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Post by GUS » Mon Aug 25, 2014 9:02 pm

green beans refer to raw (un-roasted beans), there is no way three corners would sell you soy and you will never see Soy sold in a whole bean blend.
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