They wear neither cape nor mask. They carry no sword nor shield, and certainly have no wings nor tentacles!
Nonetheless, the figure of the Q grader has an almost mythological charm, not to mention marked organoleptic abilities.
Let's discover the mysterious aura that lies behind this coffee “superhero"!
Curiosity is what keeps us alive. It is curiosity, the desire to discover new things, that leads us to doing our job better. With a little more curiosity, for example, I’m sure we can even find a thousand ways to extract coffee!
Today my curiosity leads me to focus on an accessory for use with conical drippers: The LilyDrip. (In fact, I also tried it with flat-base filters, but I think I should keep that to myself!).
To separate the two main components in a cup of coffee, namely water and the coffee itself, we basically have two alternatives: decantation - typical of systems such as Ibrik - or filtration - common in all percolation systems.
Coffee filtering systems can be made up of different types of material: paper, fabric, metal, ceramic and even glass (although less used)
When you think about Chemex, the first image that probably pops into your head is a specialty coffee shop and a hipster bartender with a beard and mustache. But Chemex is actually a pop culture icon, find out with us why!