Whole Bean or Ground Coffee
|Bag Size (pounds)||Bag Size (ounces)||Number of standard cups of brewed coffee|
|1/2 lb.||8 oz.||41 (9 oz. cups)|
|3/4 lb.||12 oz.||62 (9 oz. cups)|
|1 lb.||16 oz.||82 (9 oz. cups)|
|5 lbs.||80 oz.||410 (9 oz. cups)|
Regarding this, how much is a pound of coffee cost?
Let's say a roaster buys coffee for $2.25 per pound. After the 18 percent shrinkage during the roast, the adjusted price of that same pound of coffee is $2.75. General operating expenses like labor, overhead, and packaging bring the final cost of a pound of coffee to around $6.50.
How many cups of coffee are in a pound?
For drip coffee, I'll need, 2 tablespoons (13.3 gms) of coffee per 8 oz of water. So, I can brew about 34 8-oz cups of drip coffee with a pound of coffee beans. According to the Specialty Coffee Association of America, a single pound of coffee is enough for 48 6-oz cups of coffee.
How much is the average cup of coffee?
A cafe mocha is the most expensive caffeine beverage in the country, which costs an average of $3.94. An average cup of coffee costs $2.70, but a drink of cafe americano - which is espresso and water - is even less expensive with an average price of $2.62.