Chemex – Brewing Tutorial

The Chemex creates wonderfully clean flavors utilizing the pourover method. Step 1. Weigh and Grind Weighing your coffee is extremely important! Beans will weigh different depending on size, shape, and roast level. Weighing the beans ensures a consistent brewing experience each time! We recommend grinding 45 grams coffee on a coarse setting. The grinds should resemble sea salt. Step 2. Insert and Rinse Filter Unfold the filter [...]

Summertime Coffee: Tips for Making Cold Brew Coffee

At Utopian, we are always striving to generate new ways for our customers to connect with coffee, and this year we decided to create an awesome new blend to highlight one of our favorite coffee drinks: Cold Brew. Cold brew is a method for brewing coffee that produces a smooth and refreshing cup of coffee totally ready to drink on a balmy, summer day! Similar [...]

Brewing Tips: French Press

The French press, or simply a press pot, is probably one of the most popular manual brewing methods. It's a great way to highlight all that UTOPIAN coffee has to offer. I have some simple French press tips and tricks I use when brewing with the French press that I believe can elevate your gourmet coffee experience and I'd like to share them with you. [...]