[Homeroast] Brewing coffee

Allon Stern allon at radioactive.org
Mon Apr 18 07:00:30 CDT 2011


On Apr 17, 2011, at 11:05 PM, Seth Grandeau wrote:

> want to really surprise yourself, calculate the ratio for the Aeropress.  I
> use two scopes to make a mug of coffee, so, for me, it works out to 30g /
> 12oz or 2.5 g/oz.
> 
> And, yes, the mixture of metric and English units is silly, but for me, it's
> easier to get accurate measurements on my scale in grams, while my coffee
> maker is already calibrated in ounces (i.e., each "cup" is 4 oz of water)

An AP scoop is around 1.5 (1.7, but who's counting) SCAA scoops.

I usually use two AP scoops (pregrind) to 5 "cups" of coffee in the drip machine, which comes out to about 2 mugs of coffee (plus a little extra)

My espressos I usually use two heaping SCAA scoops (pregrind)

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allon


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