Coffee 101

Everything you've ever wanted to know about coffee. From beans and roasting to brewing and drinking.

Gravity Brewing

Brewing 101

Covering the basics of brewing and  what you need to know about the most popular brewing methods.

Types of beans

Grinding 101

The perfect cup of coffee starts with the perfect grind. Here's what you need to know about grind sizes.

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Cold Brewing 101

Everything you need to know to brew the best cold brewed coffee. From  methods to brewing styles.

various types of coffees

Types of Coffee

A complete library; from espresso to caramel macchiato here's everything that goes into making every type of coffee you can think of.

coffee ratios

Ratios 101

Flavor depends on the balance of water to coffee ratio. Here's everything you need to know for a balanced cup.

types of brewing coffee tools

Brewing Methods

With endless ways to make coffee, we have collaborated a list of the most popular ways to make coffee including a step-by-step guide.


French Press 101

French press coffee is the most popular method of brewing full flavored coffee. Here's everything you need to know about this method. From history to brewing. 

Best French Press Coffee Makers

We've rounded up 20 of the top selling French press coffee makers to bring you our top 10 favorites. 

Best Travel French Presses

Featuring our favorite French presses for the person on the go. We consider the ideal products for camping and everyday office use.

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BESTTRADER JOE’SCOFFEE FORCold & Hot BrewTrader Joe’s offers a wide variety of whole-bean coffees fit for pourover, drip, French press, and cold

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Product Reviews

Here are the best of coffee related products. From grinders, brewing devices to coffee related accessories. We've tested 100s of kitchen related products to bring you the best of our results.


Best French Press Coffee Makers

We've rounded up 20 of the top selling French press coffee makers to bring you our top 10 favorites. 

Top Brewing Methods 

These are the most popular methods to brewing coffee. From AreoPress, to an insanely tasty ice coffee known as New Orleans Iced style. We also feature our favorite product for each brewing method. 


Capresso Burr Grinder: Best for the Money

The Capresso is a mid-priced burr grinder designed to provide a fairly constant grind. We own one mostly because it's hard to walk away from value. 


What You Need to Know at a Glance The Gaggia Brera Super espresso machine ...

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French Presses are all the rage these days. You’ve probably bought one before, or ...

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