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#Maillard #Reaction, #Strecker #Degredation and #Caramelisation; improve your #roasting profiles with these terms!

#Maillard #Reaction, #Strecker #Degredation and #Caramelisation; improve your #roasting profiles with these terms!

Maillard Reaction, Strecker Degredation and Caramelisation June 20th, 2006 In the next of my apparent series of articles on all things coffee and chemistry I am going to tackle in a pleasant (I hope) depth these three types of reactions as they appear all the time in coffee articles. Obviously we are going to need to get into a bit of chemistry but hopefully it will remain understandable! All of these are forms of non-enzymatic browning – opposed to reactions causing foods to go brown because of one of many enzyme actions, such as your apple turning brown when bitten into and left for a bit. This seems an obvious distinction, but I think it is important to include. As usual – questions or mistakes in the comments! The Maillard Reaction Luis-Camille Maillard was the chemist after whom these particular reactions are named, as he was one of the first to investigate them in 19...

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