This guide is for the 8-cup Chemex, coffee and water amount will change as well as brew time depending on the size of your Chemex.
Total Prep Time: 5 minutes
What you'll need:
Heat water. If possible, use a kettle that you can set the temperature for 200. If not, boil water. Once boiling remove from heat for 30 seconds.
Grind coffee. Coffee should be ground to the consistency of sea salt.
Pour hot water through the filter to rinse out the paper residue as well as pre heat the Chemex.
Add 40 grams ground coffee.
Pour 100 grams of 200f water in a figure 8 pattern. Wait 45 seconds (we call this the bloom).
Pour 200 grams of 200f water in a figure 8 pattern. Wait 20 seconds.
Pour 100 grams of 200f water in 8 pattern. Wait 20 seconds. Repeat this step twice more for a total of 600 grams of water.