How do I measure coffee for a 42 cup percolator?

Answer Full Coffee UrnPlace the percolator's coffee basket onto the stem. Put the stem in place inside the filled percolator. Measure 2 1/2 cups of coarsely ground coffee into the basket for 42 cups of co... Read More »

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Coffee percolator makes hot water but no coffee?

Clean it by running clear water through it, do this periodically..

How do i use a coffee percolator?

Fill the water chamberFill the percolator with the desired quantity of water. Some percolators have interior markings that will indicate the amount of water required per cup. Use fresh, cold water.... Read More »

Is percolator or drip coffee better?

Percolated coffee is usually stronger and hotter when you serve it. Drip coffee is less strong and the temperature is lower when served. Perking circulates the coffee several times through the grou... Read More »

How do I brew tea in a coffee percolator?

Prepare the PercolatorPut the stem in the percolator and fill it with water to the fill line. Put the basket on top of the stem. Fill the basket with about 1 tbsp. of loose leaf tea for every one c... Read More »