Coffee for a Crowd

Percolated Coffee

Whether you're planning a brunch, dinner, or dessert gathering, coffee is key! If you're hosting over 25 people, consider renting or borrowing a percolator - many schools, churches and grocery stores will have them on hand.
Number of People Roast & Ground Coffee Amount of Water Required Brewing Device
10 1/2 cup 6 - 1/2 cups Traditional Coffee Maker
20 1 cup 6 - 1/2 cups to brew double strength, then add an equal amount of boiling water to serve Traditional Coffee Maker
30 2 cups (about 1/2 pkg) 24 cups (added to a percolator)* Percolating Urn

*Percolator Directions: Fill coffee urn with water. Place coffee in basket. Turn machine on. Allow at least 60 minutes to percolate - light will turn on when coffee is ready and automatically stop percolating.

Drip Coffee for a Crowd

Tips for Brewing the Best Coffee
Select the strength of coffee you prefer and follow our brewing instructions for perfect coffee every time!

  • Use fresh coffee.
  • Use freshly drawn cold water, filtered is best.
  • Use brewer is free of lime build-up by running a pot of equal parts vinegar and water through followed by a pot of water only to rinse.
  • Transfer coffee to a thermal carafe to maintain the coffee's flavour and texture.

How to Store...
After opening your package, transfer coffee to a tightly sealed storage container and store in a cool dry place to ensure coffee maintains its full flavour characteristics.