From the Farmer

How to: French press coffee

Published on Tips + tricks

There are few things as satisfying as the perfect cup of coffee - wouldn't you agree? With the endless possibilities of how to brew the perfect cup, it can be easy to lose touch with the simplicity of the process.

One of our favorite ways to enjoy our morning (or afternoon) habit is a simple french press. All you need here is your favorite coffee, a french press, and hot water.

How to: French press coffee

Step 1:

Grind your fresh coffee beans to a coarse consistency.

Step 2:
Add your grinds to your french press: use 1 heaping tablespoon of grinds for every 1 cup of water.

Step 3:

Heat your water until just before it begins boiling, and then let sit for 30 seconds.

Step 4:
Pour water evenly over your grinds, stir, and let sit for 4 minutes

Step 5:
Press grinds to the bottom of press, pour your coffee, and enjoy!