How To Use A French Press Coffee Maker

The French press has been considered the best, simplest and quickest way to brew your coffee. It was patented by Italian designer Attilio Calimani in 1929, although two French inventors (Meyer and Delforge) have patented a very similar device in 1852.


The Early Days Of Coffee In France

The earliest reference to coffee in France is to be found in the simple statement that Onorio Belli (Bellus), the Italian botanist and author, in 1596 sent to Charles de l'Écluse (1526–1609), a French physician, botanist and traveler, "seeds used by the Egyptians to make a liquid they call cave.