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There are three possible reasons that your coffee is weak.

1. Your water isn’t hot enough. Cool or cold water won’t extract the flavor and color from the coffee.
2. You aren’t using enough coffee. You need anywhere from 1.25 oz to 3 oz of coffee to brew a 64 oz pot of coffee on most commercial coffee brewers depending on the coffee and the grind.
3. Your coffee machine is missing the sprayhead.

Q&A: My Pourover Won’t Brew

Question from Karl in Richmond, VA – “I bought a used commercial pourover coffee brewer online but it won’t brew when I pour water in.  Where is the brew button?”
Alfaroo Tech:  This is a problem because you may be causing damage to your machine without knowing it.  First, unplug your machine.  I mean, unplug it [...]