Which French Press Should You Buy?

French press pots are a simple and classic way to make a cup of coffee. In spite of their simplicity, they are able to make great cups of coffee. However, there is a lot of differences among French press models. So if you are considering purchasing a French press and looking for French press reviews, here is what you need, along with a couple of specific recommendations.

Main components of a French press maker

A standard French pressĀ is designed with a couple of small components, but there are basically 3 main parts that you need to look at when choosing a French press pot, including the lid, plunger and carafe.

In general, this part helps hold the water and coffee, and it also has a small spout to pour out the brewed coffee. Carafes in French presses are often made of stainless steel, plastic, or tempered glass, and each of those materials has its own pros and cons: Continue reading “Which French Press Should You Buy?”