Chemex Coffeemaker


The Chemex Coffeemaker is a manual coffeemaker. It was introduced, and continues to be manufactured, by the Chemex Corporation in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Peter Schlumbohm invented it in 1941. The Chemex is an hour glass shaped pour over coffee maker made …

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coffee grinder

Coffee ground with a blade grinder

A coffee grinder is a device for crushing coffee beans into fine grains or a powder. There are several types of coffee grinders, the most popular ones are burr grinders and blade grinders. In theory, any kitchen device designed to …

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A boiler is a closed vessel in which water or other fluid is heated. The heated or vaporized fluid exits the boiler for use in various processes or heating applications, including boiler-based power generation, cooking, and sanitation. With regard to …

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French drip

French Drip Pot

French drip is a manual coffee brewing method that uses a special carafe. The carafe has a filter and a lid that are placed on top. The brewing technique is similar to other manual drip coffee brewing methods. Coffee is …

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single serve coffee maker

Keurig Brewer

A single serve coffee maker is a coffeemaker that can be used to brew a single cup of coffee. The concept of single serve is usually related to automatic drip coffee brewers, since the classic automatic drip coffee machine cannot …

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group head

A group head is a component of an espresso machine. A grouphead is the receiver for the removable portafilter, and it is composed of the shower and the portafilter. A consumer espresso machine has only one grouphead, while professional machines, …

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E-61 is a class of espresso machine, defining a standard size and fitting for the portafilter which holds the ground coffee. E-61 is a common standard for commercial espresso machines. The name E-61 comes from the Faema E-61 espresso machine, …

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What Is an AeroPress The AeroPress is a manual device for brewing coffee. The AeroPress method consists of steeping coffee for 30-60 seconds and then forced through a filter by pushing a plunger through a plastic tube. AeroPress was invented in …

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Moka pot

Moka pot

The moka pot, also known as a stovetop espresso maker, is a coffee maker which produces coffee by passing hot water pressurized by steam through ground coffee. It was first patented by inventor Luigi De Ponti for Alfonso Bialetti in …

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A kettle, sometimes called a tea kettle or teakettle, is a type of pot, typically metal, specialized for boiling water over a heat source, with a lid, spout and handle, or a small kitchen appliance of similar shape that functions …

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brew group

Side View Of A Slayer V3 Boiler For A Multi Group Machine.

The brew group is the entire assembly that circulates the water to the coffee puck during the extraction. The brewing group includes only the components after the boiler. A brew group contains as a minimum the group head, and the portafilter, …

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filter basket

Pulling espresso shot with naked portafilter

A “filter basket” is a metallic, basket shaped filter, that holds the coffee grounds when preparing espresso. The basket has tiny holes that allow coffee to pass through and retain the grounds. The filter basket is inserted into the portafilter, and the portafilter …

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A cezve is a pot designed specifically to make Turkish coffee. The body and handle are traditionally made of brass or copper (occasionally silver or gold); though, recently, cezve are more commonly made from stainless steel, aluminium, or ceramics. The …

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Espresso shot

Pulling espresso shot with naked portafilterWhat Is Espresso?

Espresso is a rich, concentrated coffee drink. The standard serving, a shot, is brewed by forcing pressurized hot water through finely ground coffee beans.

Espresso has a thicker consistency than coffee prepared by other brewing methods. It has a higher concentration of suspended and dissolved solids and crema.

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Espresso Maker

An espresso machine is used to produce the traditional Italian coffee beverage called espresso. The espresso maker brews coffee by forcing hot water through a puck of compacted ground coffee. The result is a concentrated coffee, with a thick consistency, called espresso. …

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French press

The Best Stainless Steel French Press

el-gato-malo-transparent-backroundWhat Is a French Press?

The French press is a simple coffee maker, consisting of a brewing recipient and a filter-plunger. The brewing recipient can be made of glass, or stainless steel, or ceramic. The plunger has a screen filter attached at the bottom and is used to separate the coffee grounds from the brew. The screen is made from stainless steel, or sometimes from plastic.

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