March 21, 2011
Modernist Love

Mark Prince takes a look at the coffee section in Nathan Myhrvold’s Modernist Cuisine, likes what he sees. He appreciates what it says about espresso, wishes it spent less time on Kopi Luwak and agrees with the driving thesis, “a waxed poetic introduction to the joys of culinary coffee.”

As for the hefty sticker price? Prince writes, “I’d say $600 is a bargain for Modernist Cuisine.”

- Oliver Strand

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