Beginner’s Guide to Brewing Coffee With a Hario V60

By: Jeffrey September 6, 2021

You'll learn how to brew coffee with the Hario V60. With this beginner's guide, you can start making coffee at home!


What you'll learn:


Equipment used in this recipe:

1. Coffee beans of choice 2. Hario V60 and its filter 3. Boiling water 4. A small spoon



1. Grind coffee beans

Grind the coffee beans of your choice to the grind size below. It's a medium to fine coffee grind size.

2. Rinse coffee filter

Boil water and rinse the coffee filter with it. Throw the water out before moving onto the next step.

3. Add ground coffee

Add the freshly ground coffee beans to the pre-rinsed coffee filter.

4. Make a hole

Make a small hole in the middle of the ground coffee beans. This will help with the extraction.

5. Bloom the coffee

Bloom the coffee by pouring 1/4 of the total water on top of your ground coffee beans. Leave for 30 seconds.

6. Add water

Add the remaining water to the Hario V60.

7. Stir the coffee

Give the water a quick stir. This will knock the coffee grounds off the wall and ensure a better extraction!

8. Let the coffee brew

Let the coffee brew until all the water has run through the filter. Your coffee is now finished, and you can serve it!

9. Clean the Hario V60

Don't forget to clean your coffee brewer after using it. This will keep your brewer fresh-looking for longer.

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