How Many Scoops of Coffee Are Needed to Make 8 Cups?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 4, 2020 6:44:44 AM ET
Steven Brisson Photography/Moment/Getty Images

The ratio of coffee to cups brewed is 1 tablespoon of ground coffee for a 6-ounce cup and 2 tablespoons of coffee for a 12-ounce cup, so 8 cups would require about 1.5 tablespoon scoops of ground coffee, depending on the serving size. This amount makes a regular strength brew.