Chemex Brewing Instructions

Invented nearly 70 years ago and still going strong, the Chemex coffee maker using the specially designed Chemex-bonded coffee filters is renowned for brewing rich, full-bodied coffee. Follow these simple instructions for brewing: 1) Open the Chemex-Bonded Coffee Filter into a cone. One side should have three layers. Place the cone in the top of your coffee [...]

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Chemex Coffee Maker

Created in 1941, the Chemex coffee maker was Peter Schumbohm’s (1896-1962) most successful industrial design. He was inspired by the Bauhaus school, where form follows function, to which he applied his knowledge of physics and chemistry. The Chemex carafe is inspried by a heat-resistant laboratory flask. The upper portion of the flask holds the Chemex [...]

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