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CHEMEX - simple, easy to use with timeless, elegant design All CHEMEX Coffeemakers are made of the highest quality, non-porous Borosilicate glass which will not absorb odors or chemical residues The patented CHEMEX pour-over design allows coffee to be covered and refrigerated for reheating without losing flavor All CHEMEX Coffeemakers are measured using 5 oz. as 1 cup Use CHEMEX Bonded Filters FP-1, FC-100, FS-100, FSU-100
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Do not place the Chemex Water Kettle directly on an electric coil stove top. For use with an electric coil stove top we recommend using our Chemex stainless steel wire grid TKG between the kettle and the coils to prevent breakage and personal harm.
Chemex delivers the purest flavor experience.
Made of non-porous Borosilicate glass which will not absorb odors or chemical residues.
Chemex pour-over allows coffee to be covered and refrigerated for reheating without losing flavor.
Simple, easy to use with timeless, elegant design.
Like all good things, full flavor takes time and your own special touch. The Chemex Coffeemaker delivers only the elements essential to rich coffee flavor, so that your personal taste and approach shine through.
Step 1 Get into the grind
Select your favorite whole bean coffee you want to enjoy and grind it to medium coarse ground.
Optional Tip We suggest using a burr grinder because it delivers a more consistent particle size, allowing for a more even extraction and fuller bodied cup of coffee.
Step 2 Filter up
Open a Chemex Bonded Coffee Filter into a cone shape so that one side of the cone has three layers, and place it into the top of the Chemex brewer. The thick three-layer portion should cover the pouring spout.
Optional Tip Dampen the filter with warm water to rinse and preheat the brewer. Once the water has drained through the filter completely, pour it out of the brewer while keeping the filter sealed against the coffeemaker wall.
Step 4 Let it bloom
Once you have brought the appropriate amount of water to a boil, remove it from the heat and allow it to stop boiling vigorously.
Pour a small amount of water over the coffee grounds to wet them, and wait for about 30 seconds for them to bloom , releasing the most desirable coffee elements from the grounds.
Optional Tip Perfect brewing temperature is about 200 F.
Step 5 First pour
After the grounds bloom, slowly pour the brewing water over the grounds while keeping the water level well below the top of the Chemex quarter inch or more .
Step 6 Brew on
Slowly pour the remaining water over the grounds, using a circular or back-and-forth motion as you pour to ensure an even soaking of the grounds.
Step 3 The scoop
Put one rounded tablespoon of ground coffee for every 5 oz. cup into the filter cone. Feel free to use more if you prefer it stronger our Chemex brewing process eliminates bitterness.
Tip On all brewers except the pint size model, the button indicates the carafe is half filled and the bottom of the wooden collar spout indicates it s full. On the pint size brewer, the button is the full marker.
Step 7 Toss the filter
Once the desired amount of coffee is brewed, lift the filter with spent grounds out of the brewer and discard.
Step 8 Enjoy the perfect cup
Pour your freshly made coffee into your Chemex mug and indulge in the flavor.
In order to keep your coffee warm you may place the Chemex directly on either a glass stove top or gas flame both at low heat. If you have an electric coil stove top, you must utilize the Chemex stainless steel wire grid TKG in between the Chemex and the coils to prevent breakage. Be sure that there is a small amount of liquid in the carafe before placing it on a warm heating element.
A carefully cleaned and handled Chemex brewer will give you a lifetime of service. Remove the wooden handle and continue to hand wash with warm soap and water, or place the coffeemaker securely in the dishwasher.
The blending of art and science doesn t end with the Chemex coffeemaker. Our Chemex 2-Quart Water Kettle achieves the perfect brewing temperature with functional elegance. Made from heavy-walled heat-resistant glass, our flat-bottomed kettle will ensure a delightful boiling and brewing process. The unique silicone stopper keeps the brewed water at peak temperature while venting steam, so the neck stays cool to the touch for safe handling.
Invented in 1941, CHEMEX has been brewing perfect filtered coffee for generations. Its iconic hour glass shape is so beautiful, it can be found in some of the most prestigious museums worldwide. Its design, timeless and functional, has never been altered. The perfect blend of art and science, simple to use and extraordinary results. Accept no imitations.The CHEMEX carafe is made from non-porous, tempered borosilicate glass – like that used for labware. Therefore it is totally pure, imparting no flavors of its own and is also resistant to thermal shock. The Chemex can be used for brewing both hot and iced beverages, including coffee and tea.
Customer reviewsAMAZING Didn t know what we were missing
Ok, I wanted to give this coffee maker a little time before I posted my review in order to get used to this new old way of making coffiee. After having it for almost 2 months now, I can say that we LOVE it Our 2 year old, 100 buck, high end POS maker crapped out. So we were looking for an alternative to the norm, tired of vinegar cleaning, and spending , and boy did we find it Thoughts below