To use a French press, add coffee grounds to the press, and then fill the press with freshly boiled water. Push the plunger down after four minutes, and serve. You need 2 tablespoons of coffee grounds per 6 ounces of water.Continue Reading
Fill the kettle with the amount of water you wish to use.
Place the kettle on the stove top over high heat until the kettle whistles.
Remove the kettle from the heat, and turn off the burner.
Fill the coffee grinder with whole beans, and then grind the beans at a coarse setting.
Add the amount of coffee you need to the press. Use 2 tablespoons of coffee grounds for every 6 ounces of water
Add a small amount of hot water to the beaker of the press to preheat it, and then fill the press 2 inches from the top with the water from the kettle.
Set the timer to four minutes.
Stir the coffee after one minute.
Wait for the timer to sound. Add the plunger to the press, and push down.
Serve immediately, or pour the coffee into a carafe.