Advanced Espresso: Elements of Coffee

A project in San Jose, CA by Robert McKeon Aloe

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A book diving into the fundamentals of how coffee achieves maximum extraction/taste through a series of experiments and explorations.
Backers: 348
Average Pledge Per Backer: $57

Funded: $19,714 of $5,000
Dates: Oct 17th -> Dec 1st (46 days)
Project By: Robert McKeon Aloe
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Latest News

It’s the final COUNTDOWN! Less than 24 Hours!

November 30th - via:
Thanks again for the support. I’m thrilled to be at the end of the Kickstarter.  Book Updates For editing, I’m half way through the first round of edits. It will go back to my editor for another round, and while I wait, I will make work through... (Read More)

7 Days to Go!

November 23rd - via:
We’re getting down to the finish line here, and I have exciting news. I got the first round of edits back, so I will be able to get through those in the next week or two. The book is progressing on schedule. In other book updates, I have started to... (Read More)

Editing has been going well!

November 20th - via:
Thanks to all those who shared my project with others and backed it! 10 days left until the end of the Kickstarter. Text editing/proofing has been on-going, and pretty soon, I will have a draft to go through and make some edits.  I have also gone... (Read More)

Editing to Start this Week!

November 6th - via:
I finished a few edits so I can send the manuscript to my editor. She did an excellent job with Engineering Better Espresso, and I’m glad I can start earlier than I did in the previous timeline.  I would love to hear from people how they found out... (Read More)

A Great First Week!

October 24th - via:
Thank you for everyone’s support! In two days, the early-bird special will run its course, and the rewards will increase slightly for regular pre-sale. Thank you to all you early birds who helped take the project this far. As always, if you can... (Read More)

200% Great Going!

October 22nd - via:
Thanks again for backing my book.  I’ve been trying to share it as much as I can because a minimum print run is 1,000 copies. I’m trying to avoid getting stuck with a pallet of books.  I normally don’t drink pourover, and in fact, I have... (Read More)

Hit the goal in 6 hours!

October 17th - via:
Thank you so much for your support! I’m excited to finish this book and get it out to everyone. If you could kindly share this project to anyone you think might be interested, I would love for the extra support! If anyone has any questions or... (Read More)

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