When it comes to brewing a rich and flavorful cup of coffee, one way to do it which is regarded as one of the fastest, simplest, and most elegant is the world famous French Press Coffee Maker.
Unlike the Aeropress, which is a system developed by a single company, there are many companies who come out with their own French Presses, each different but using the same brewing system.
Here is a great video for anyone who hasn’t yet seen a French Press in action before.
As this video demonstrates, you need a few things in order to brew coffee with a French Press, including:
Having the above tools will allow you to easily brew a cup of great French Press coffee, or perhaps you’re looking to make some espresso, which is also quite possible.
Whether you can make espresso with your French Press will depend on the type of grinder you use, or the type of beans you use. You can check our “suggested reading” section below for articles we’ve written here on Know Your Grinder which can help you choose a great espresso grinder and great espresso beans as well.
To check out some of the best French Press models available today, look not further than our 2016 French Press Buyer’s Chart, found below.
Each of these French Presses are affordably priced, and highly rated by actual buyers. Click the name of the French Press to read our full review, or you can buy one straight away for a great price from Amazon.
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|Frieling Stainless Steel||4.5|
Complete List Of All Our French Press Reviews
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