Can I use pre-ground coffee in a French press?
The only other main consideration you need to have has to do with the grind of you coffee you use. If you use pre-ground coffee it will not taste fresh and the fine particulate will muck up your coffee as it passes through the french press filter. Coarse ground coffee will be best.
What is the best coffee for French press?
Coarse ground coffee will be best. If you are looking for the best pre-ground coffee for french press then you can start with something like this from the Coffee Fool or this from Gevalia. If you really don’t want to grind the coffee beans yourself you can find a more substantial list of fresh organic coarse ground coffee here.
Can you use a French press without a filter?
Yes, you can’t use a french press without some sort of filter, you could use one without a plunger as long as you poured it through a filter after but this is the same as just making coffee in a jar and if it hasn’t been pressed I don’t think you can call it French press coffee. How often should you clean a French press?
Can you put a French press in a cup?
This involves making your French press as normal and then instead of pouring it into the cup you add in an extra step and pour it through a filter into some sort of big enough container and then into your cup. You can pour straight through a filter into your cup but it can quickly end up half in your cup and half all over your worktop. 3.