Beginner’s Guide to Brewing Coffee With a Moka Pot

By: Jeffrey September 11, 2021

You'll learn how to make amazing espresso coffee using a Moka pot. With this beginner's guide, you'll learn everything you need to know!


What you'll learn:


Equipment used in this recipe:

1. Dark roasted coffee beans 2. A Moka pot 3. Boiling water



1. Choose coffee beans

Choose a dark roasted coffee bean to start brewing coffee with the Moka pot.

2. Grind the coffee beans

Grind the coffee beans into a fine coffee grind size. The coffee grounds should feel fine, with a tiny bit of structure.

3. Add the ground coffee

Add the ground coffee beans into the filter cup. Slightly press the ground coffee into the filter for better extraction.

4. Put it together

In the bottom compartment, add the boiling water. Place the coffee-filled cup on top.

5. Add the top part

Once everything is in place, screw the top part on the Moka pot and place it on the stove.

6. Let the coffee brew

After a good minute on the stove, you'll see espresso coffee bubbling up from the Moka pot.

7. Continue brewing

Continue brewing the coffee until these bubbles start to form and remove from the heat.

8. Serve the coffee

Serve the coffee straight from the Moka pot and enjoy your fresh brew!

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