December 2, 2016

Coffee Science: A VIDEO on Caffeine Extraction


Caffeine: the fuel our coffee-addicted bodies run on.* The world’s most widely consumed psychoactive drug. But what does this powerful chemical look like and how do you get hold of it in its purest form?

Simple: by extracting it from your coffee. Or watching someone else do that.

*Unless you drink decaf, in which case we admire your ability to sleep at night.

How to Extract Caffeine From Coffee

Extracting caffeine from coffee isn’t easy – but it’s certainly interesting to watch. In today’s video article, Nile Red demonstrates the process.

SEE ALSO: Debunked: Do Light or Dark Roasts Have More Caffeine?

SEE ALSO: How Does Caffeine Affect Your Brain? Are You Addicted to Caffeine?

Feature photo credit: NileRed

Please note: Perfect Daily Grind does not own the rights to these videos and cannot be held accountable for their content.

Want to read more articles like this? Sign up to our newsletter!