French Press Coffee

Cooking Utensils

French Press, Tea Pot or Saucepan

Prep Time

2 Minutes

Cook Time

5 Minutes

French pressed coffee is our favorite variety, as the healthy compounds in coffee are at their highest when brewed with this method!

Health Information

Not a significant source of core nutrients.


Use 1 tablespoon of coffee grounds per 4 ounces of coffee. A standard 8-ounce cup, therefore, has 2 tablespoons of coffee grounds


Step 1:

Add your coffee grounds to the french press.

Step 2:

Bring your desired amount of coffee to a boil and add to the french press. Cover the french press with its top and let sit for 5 minutes.

Step 3:

“Press” down the french press so that the grounds are decently pressed in with the french press

Tips & Tricks:

  • Use a low fat milk or creamer.
  • Consider adding cinnamon, cacao, or ginger to the grounds prior to adding water for different flavor.
  • Honey or maple syrup or good sweetener options. Use a teaspoon’s worth.