Kalita Wave Dripper

  • January 14, 2023

Total Brew Time: 3 Minutes


  • Water Kettle
  • Scale
  • Kalita Wave dripper & filter
  • Collection vessel
  • 400g water
  • 25g of coffee (ground medium)
    – You can adjust the amounts, but we like a 16:1 starting ratio of water to coffee


  1. Remember to place the vessel and Kalita Wave dripper on a scale during brewing and zero/tare the scale.
  2. Insert filter into top of the Kalita dripper
  3. Pre-soak the filter with hot water, then discard water
  4. Place your coffee grounds in the filter
  5. Ensure water is between 195-205F, just below boiling
  6. Pour about 50g of water over the grounds to bloom (30 sec)
  7. Then pour about 120g of water
  8. After 15sec, pour about 60g of water every 15sec until finished. Total brew time around 3min