French Press Brew Recipe


French press is an excellent brew method to achieve a robust and 'rustic' cup of coffee. This steeped brewing method allows coffee oils and a small amount of sediment into the final brew for a thick and rich mouthfeel. Use our brew guide below to brew french press coffee as if you were in a coffee shop! 

Directions for a 34oz French Press:  

Step: 1 

On a coarse setting, grind 60 grams of coffee, or 5 heaping tablespoons. Remove plunger and pour in coffee grounds. 

Step: 2

Rapidly add near-boiling water (~190F) to fill. Stir, stir, stir, grounds and hot water for around 1 minute. 

Step: 3 

Steep grounds for around 2-3 minutes with lid on, and plunger in the “up” position. 

Step: 4

Plunge. Serve in your favorite handmade cup. Enjoy.

Pro Tip:

Add 50% more ground coffee to the recipe with the same amount of water then pour over ice for an superb quick and easy iced coffee!

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