Brew Coffee Perfectly With Cafetieres

A cafetiere, or French press, is a coffee maker that mixes ground coffee with hot water and presses the coffee grounds to the bottom of the carafe after the coffee is steeped. If you are fond of boldly flavoured coffee, you will want your own cafetiere to use at home and while on the move. You can find many different types of affordable new and used coffee cafetieres for sale on eBay, and you will be able to have your coffee just the way you want.

Different types of cafetieres

There are many varieties of cafetieres on the market, and each has characteristics that you may prefer. These are the common features you will want to note when you are looking for coffee cafetieres for sale on eBay:

  • Glass - Glass is the most common material for cafetieres and is an attractive, utilitarian type of container.
  • Plastic - Plastic is a good choice for a non-breakable type of dispenser.
  • Stoneware - Stoneware is an attractive type of cafetiere that can be more expensive.
  • Stainless steel - This type of coffee maker keeps your beverages hot longer.
  • Double walls - Having a double-walled cafetiere is good for keeping coffee hot for even longer periods of time.
  • Travel version with a lid - There are various travel cafetieres that are similar to a thermos that can make coffee.
What size should you buy?

Cafetieres are sized in either litres or according to the number of cups the cafetiere will make. For instance, a 350ml carafe will make a large mug or three cups. A 650ml carafe will make six cups, and a large one-litre cafetiere will make around eight cups. You can select the size that will suit your preferences.

Well-known models of coffee cafetieres and French presses

There are a multitude of various types of these coffee makers on the market. These are some of the more well-known makes and models of cafetieres you can find on eBay:

  • Bodum Chambord French Press - This cafetiere is stainless steel and has a three-part stainless-steel mesh filter.
  • KONA French Press - This cafetiere has an extra thick 34-ounce borosilicate glass coffee pitcher. The plastic lid is BPS- and BPA-free, and the filter is stainless steel.
  • Le Creuset Stoneware French Press - The Le Creuset is stoneware with an enamel finish. The plunger and the filter are stainless steel.
  • SterlingPro Double-Wall Stainless Steel Cafetiere - This double-walled coffee maker is 18/10 stainless steel throughout, including the filter.
  • Secura Stainless Steel French Press - The Secura is made of 18/10 stainless steel for both the interior and the exterior. The filter is also stainless-steel mesh.
  • Bodum Brazil French Press - The Bodum Brazil is made of borosilicate glass, with the base and handle made of BPA-free polypropylene. The plunger and filter are stainless steel.
  • Frieling Double Wall Stainless Steel Cafetiere - The Frieling has a double-walled 18/10 stainless steel pitcher that retains heat more than glass.
  • Coffee Gator French Press - This cafetiere is made of 304 stainless steel and has a spring-loaded, double-screen filter.