How to Make Pour-Over Coffee

When making pour-over coffee, the two biggest factors are:

Coffee bean quality
Purity of water

However, every detail matters. Getting a consistent grind coarseness, using proper measurements, and having the right temperature water will also improve how your cup of joe tastes.

What you’ll need:

Quality, fresh coffee beans (we gravitate toward beans from Guatemala and Ethiopia)
Chemex coffeemaker
Filtered water (we love this Berkey Water filter)
Water kettle (something with a gooseneck spout is best for pouring)
Paper filters
Coffee grinder (the better the grind, the better the coffee.

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