Exploring Brewing Tools

with Blue Bottle Coffee

Learn what it takes to brew an amazing cup of coffee by hand! Go behind-the-scenes with celebrated California roaster Blue Bottle for a one-hour class on sourcing, brewing, and tasting everyone's favorite bean.
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The first thing you'll need is a delicious bag of coffee :)
Make sure it's freshly roasted.

• Burr grinder
• Produces consistent size particle
• Macro adjustments (big changes)
• Micro adjustments (fine tune)
• Weighs out amount of coffee
• Heavy -> Good sign (good motor, longevity)

• Skinny neck that start at the base, which makes it a pouring kettle
• Slow stream
• Very controlled pour
• Electric kettle is easier at home

• Skinny neck that start at the base, which makes it a pouring kettle
• Slow stream
• Very controlled pour
• Heat your water in proper tea kettle and then add it here for the brewing process

• Digital scale
• One of the most helpful tools
• Let's you be really accurate
• Otherwise you'd have to do everything by eye - which is tricky
• Includes a timer
• Hooks up with an app

• If you don't have a timer on your digital scale
• Any timer at all is helpful
• To sync up what you're doing

• If you have this in your kitchen you're going a little overboard
• You don't really need this

• We at Blue Bottle love the Bonmac
• Produces a really nice clean, clear cup
• Highlights the characteristics of the coffee

• Made out of bamboo
• Not a traditional paper filter

• Let's you create a brew profile

• Pairs up with VST
• Let's you dig really deep into the science-side of things