Electric Drip Coffee Maker Brew Guide

What You Need:

  • Electric Drip Coffee Maker
  • Freshly Ground Coffee Beans (Medium grind)
  • Good Quality Water
  • Paper Coffee Filters
  • Coffee to Water Ratio 1:15

Example: 30g coffee to 450ml water


Step 1: Setup the Drip Coffee Maker:

  1. Ensure the coffee maker is clean and free of any old coffee residues.
  2. Place a fresh paper filter in the filter basket.

Step 2: Measure Coffee:

  1. Measure the desired amount of coffee based on your preference.
  2. Add the ground coffee to the paper filter in the filter basket.

Step 3: Add Water:

  1. Pour fresh, cold water into the water reservoir of the coffee maker.
  2. Use the recommended amount of water based on your coffee-to-water ratio.

Step 4: Start Brewing:

  1. Close the coffee maker lid securely.
  2. Turn on the coffee maker and let it brew.

Step 5: Monitor Brewing:

  1. Watch as the water heats and drips through the coffee grounds.
  2. Ensure a steady drip for even extraction.

Step 6: Wait for Completion:

  1. Allow the coffee maker to complete the brewing process.
  2. Most electric drip coffee makers have an automatic shut-off feature when brewing is complete.

Step 7: Serve and Enjoy:

  1. Once brewing is finished, carefully remove the carafe.
  2. Pour the freshly brewed coffee into your mug.

Optional Tips:

  • Experiment with coffee grind size for different flavor profiles.
  • Pre-wet the paper filter to eliminate any paper taste in the coffee.
  • Adjust the coffee-to-water ratio based on personal taste preferences.

Tips for Maintenance:

  1. Regularly clean the coffee maker according to the manufacturer's instructions.
  2. Descale the machine periodically to remove mineral deposits.

Sip and Savor the Convenience! An electric drip coffee maker provides a hassle-free way to brew a delicious cup of coffee. Experiment with different coffee beans and ratios to find your perfect blend. Enjoy the simplicity and convenience of this classic brewing method!