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Instant coffee - a product of labor Chemists

July 24 2009

July 24, 1938, for some official figures, was invented instant coffee. However, this applies only to one of the brands the drink - "Nescafe". According to other sources, instant coffee was invented in 1901, Satori Kato, a Japanese scientist who worked in Chicago. In this case, the British science magazine New Scientist says that the instant coffee was developed at the request of the Army. We also know that in 1906 the English chemist George Constant Washington, who lived in Guatemala, has developed the first instant coffee, suitable for mass production.

This drink is prepared from roasted coffee tree. With the help of various technological processes of coffee dehydrates and turns into a powder or granules. After adding the hot water turns a drink similar in taste to the natural coffee. In some brands of instant coffee, but actually dehydration, carried out more and dekafeinizatsiya - reducing the caffeine content.

The advantages of instant coffee are speed of preparation and a greater shelf life (natural coffee due to evaporation of coffee oils quickly loses its fragrance). The main drawback of instant coffee - much weaker than that of natural, fragrance. The expensive brands of coffee makers are struggling with this, adding to the product of artificial or natural coffee oils.

July 24, 1701 was founded the American town of Detroit. In those days it was just a village for the fur trade, and the first settlement at this place laid managing the French possessions in North America by Antoine Cadillac. Now Detroit - metropolis, the center of the American automobile industry, and the name of its founder, immortalized in the brand machines.

24 July 1908 at a banquet in honor of the Olympics being held in England, the tournament organizer Baron Pierre de Coubertin repeated slogan "The main thing - not to win but to participate" - securing it as the official Olympic motto. Earlier this phrase uttered in London's St Paul's Cathedral Bishop, blessing It opens in the Olympics - it was July 19, 1908.

24 July 1993 in our country, it was reported the Central Bank of Russia - the termination of walking bills Soviet model, and their exchange in a timely manner. Force was to have only the new Russian ruble.

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