The filter coffee machine: Grandma's old school brewing method?

Written by: Smilla H.



Time to read 3 min

The filter coffee machine has a special place in German hearts. A few years ago I discovered the cup of filter coffee again. Why filter coffee, you ask? In this blog article I will tell you why it is worth buying a filter coffee machine and introduce you to my favorite models.

Why the coffee machine for filter coffee is sexy again.

Especially in Germany and other Northern European countries, the coffee machine for filter coffee is one of the most popular brewing methods. Their traditional charm often reminds us of our grandmothers and conveys a feeling of familiarity and comfort. But the filter coffee machine is not only nostalgic, it also has many practical advantages. The traditional brewing method is also very popular in the modern specialty coffee scene.

Did you know that there are countless coffee roasts that were specifically developed for filter coffee? The coffee beans for filter coffee are usually roasted a little lighter to bring out the full aroma.

The right filter coffee machine for you

Especially if you value consistent and reproducible results and less manual work, a coffee machine for filter coffee is the right choice for you. Apart from the grinding degree of the ground coffee you use, nothing can actually go wrong here. The preparation is simple and uncomplicated. The return of the coffee machine for filter coffee: the Moccamaster KBG Select

The filter coffee machine is experiencing a renaissance, especially with the Moccamaster.

If you are thinking about getting a new filter coffee machine, I would like to introduce you to our favorite models. One of them is the Moccamaster KBG Select.

Minimalism can also be colorful - the Moccamaster KBG Select filter coffee machine

The Moccamaster KBG Select filter coffee machine is perfect for all coffee lovers who are looking for a reliable and fast brewing method and also value aesthetics. With its minimalist design, it fits harmoniously into any kitchen unit and is also a real eye-catcher. The shiny finish and high-quality materials give the coffee machine an elegant and minimalist look.
You can also choose from different colors such as black, copper, light blue or mint and find the right model for your personal kitchen.

The Moccamaster: More than just good looking

When it comes to functionality, the Moccamaster KBG Select is also impressive across the board. It conjures up 1.25 liters of delicious coffee for you in just 6 minutes. With a single switch you can choose between two different coffee quantities: 4-6 cups, ideal for a little caffeine kick in the morning. Especially if you want to brew a larger amount of filter coffee, the Moccamaster impresses with its clear taste. So if you want 6-10 cups for the whole family or friends, we recommend 65 grams of ground coffee to 1 liter of water.

During the brewing process, the Moccamaster maintains the perfect brewing temperature of 92°-96°C. This ensures ideal results in the cup, as there are fewer bitter substances and acid in your coffee. And even after the coffee has passed through the filter, you can sit back and relax. The heating plate of the Moccamaster KBG Select continues to warm your filter coffee to 80°-85°C and switches off automatically after 40 minutes. The KBG Select is BPA-free, durable and easy to clean. If something breaks, you have a 5-year guarantee on the device. The KBG Select is also certified by the European Coffee Brewing Center (ECBC).

The Moccamaster KBGT 741 with thermos flask

In this special modelMoccamaster KBGT 741 you get the aesthetic design of the Moccamaster with all its functions and another well thought-out detail. The included thermos flask of the Moccamaster KBGT 741 keeps your freshly brewed coffee hot for hours while retaining its full aroma. Your wish for every additional cup will be fulfilled at all times because the coffee stays hot and fresh, no matter when you find time for a caffeinated break.

With just a few simple steps you can choose between half and a full pot of coffee. It's ready in just six minutes, possibly the best filter coffee you've ever had. The thermos flask is also dishwasher safe, which makes cleaning child's play. On the subject of cleaning... It's super easy with the Moccamaster! All parts that come into contact with coffee can be easily removed and cleaned. The housing is made of robust and durable aluminum. By purchasing a Moccamaster filter coffee machine, you are not only bringing home one of the best devices on the market, but also a stylish accessory that will enrich your kitchen.