The French press delivers a wholly unique coffee experience. It’s somewhere in the cosmos of coffee styles, but really is the only thing that satisfies when you want a certain kind of coffee drink.
Many people don’t know but thanks to the straining properties at work in the simplistic and genius design of a french press, one is actually getting a healthy dose of some of the best properties of coffee that are often lost in a drip coffee makers paper filter.
It’s a tragedy that more of those oils and flavors don’t make it to the average drip coffee drinkers cup. So without further ado, if you want a convenient and manual way to make coffee, try out an amazing french press, and why not make enough to share.
Here’s the best twenty-four ounce (six cups) french press picks for 2018.
Primula Tempo French Press Coffee Maker
This French Press can undergo a range of flavors thanks to the temperature safe borosilicate glass beaker. Additionally, it is built for 6 cups, (24 oz) capacity. Exactly what the doctor ordered. This apparatus is finely crafted with superfine stainless steel mesh filter that reduces sediment. Paper filters not needed, which saves money, save the flavor of your coffee and is kind to the environment.
What a great and contemporary design, with a heat-resistant frame, lid and stay cool handle. Fitted lid and angled spout allow for clean, even pours. The Primula Tempo is a solid French Press that should cover all your needs.
Sierra Black French Press
This is a professional French coffee press that would make any barista blush. Combined with dishwasher safe material and a classic design. The protective plastic encasement makes it that much more durable when working in a busy kitchen. The stainless steel plunger will also make this french press worth its dollar, as it’s not just tensile strength but the quality of materials will allow it to last and last.
The Sierra Black French Press makes our list for its simplicity in design and ability to undergo a bit more wear and tear than the average coffee press. Try it out for yourself.
Kendal BLT-5 French Press
The Kendal BLT-5 is one of the most stylish and popular French presses out there. It’s like because it simply looks great for entertaining and even comes with matching glasses. So you know that this makes great coffee that’s purpose is to be shared. It’s constructed with shatter-proof, heat-resistant borosilicate glass. The stainless steel frame and handle adds to the visual appeal.
Known to make coffee in 3 and a half minutes, the French Press makes great brewed coffee quickly and effectively. If you’re looking to show off for a business meeting or entertain guests, then you’ll find this to be the setup for you.
Bodum Brazil French Press
This suave coffee maker was designed by the Bodom coffee ware company in the early 1980’s as one of attractive and functional design at an affordable price. It’s maintained it’s identity through the years because it is tried and true, an instant classic.
The Bodum Brazil has an ultra-light, heat-resistant borosilicate glass beaker and a plastic handle and base, which makes the Brazil easy to use and easy to clean.
The 3-part stainless steel plunger has a fine mesh filter, which allows for a premium extraction of your coffees aromatic oils and subtle flavors. A mesh filter allows this flavor to be delivered direct to your cup and not absorbed by a paper filter. Plus, no paper filter means no waste.
Kona French Press
For decades, a french press is simply the best at making the purest cup of coffee espresso or tea. Its classic method effectively extracts any coffee bean’s essential oils, delivering bold unique flavor directly to your cup, that is otherwise lost in paper filters. Smart baristas know the foundation of a great cup of coffee starts with a reliable & well-built coffee expresso tea press
The plunger and filter parts constructed with flimsy plastic & rubber are destined to fail. So we designed a three-piece stainless steel infuser filter system ensuring the pieces of the brewer don’t impart any flavors into the end product. Now nothing comes between you & your coffee beans.
These conditions are the difference whether you enjoy your french press for a few months or for many years to come. The modern design of the Kona French Press is one you’ll appreciate when combined with a sturdy build.
MIRA Stainless Steel 20 0z.
Coming in at just under twenty-four ounces, we’d be remiss to not mention this french press on our list. If you’re looking for a good personal coffee maker for your desk at work then this is likely to become number one on your list. Producing strong coffee is a must if you want to tackle the mundane chores of work. The MIRA stainless steel french press is well constructed with a double wall canister so it will keep coffee hot for about an hour.
The finish is mirror polished on the outside, brushed on the inside. It comes apart in two pieces and is a breeze to clean. Twenty ounces of coffee is is less than we’d expect on this list, but the finely made French Press snuck onto our list for it’s great aesthetic and solid construction.
Hopefully one of these French Presses will do the job. They are all compact enough to travel with but also large enough to provide morning coffee for yourself and a few others (if you feel like sharing your brew). The world of coffee is full of interesting devices, so if this classic design isn’t the one you’re looking for then check out the rest of our reviews here or any of the following medium sized coffee presses below.
The vast majority of french presses in this size are roughly 20 ounces each. You can see our collection of 20 ounce french press coffee makers here.