This book is absolutely amazing. It's so thorough. It takes you from the history of coffee to the way it is used today.
The way the history is written will hold your interest as they highlight and write in an entertaining way.
The book describes the process of getting the coffee beans, roasting them, and the way they are ground up. It uses great description in how the flavors are different.
Also, throughout the back of the book, there are TONS of different recipes from coffee drinks (hot and cold) to cakes, crepes, ice cream, and pies, along with many other recipes.
There are resources at the end of the book.
This is perfect for the kitchen, the coffee table, and especially a gift for the die hard coffee lover in your life. You'll learn more than you ever thought you could.