# What size is my Bodum French press?

The classic Bodum comes in 0.35 liters (12 ounces), 0.5 liters (17 ounces), 1 liter (34 ounces) and 1.5 liters (50 ounces). Later in this article I will also tell you how much ground coffee you should use for each of these sizes.

## How can I tell what size Bodum French press I have?

All of our coffee and tea makers are measured in European cup sizes: 1 Cup = about 4oz.
1. 3 Cup Press = 12oz.
2. 4 Cup Press = 17oz.
3. 8 Cup Press = 34oz.
4. 12 Cup Press = 51oz.

## How do I know what size my French press is?

For easy math, divide the number of cups listed on a press’ packaging by a factor of two. This will tell you how many 8-ounce mugs a press can fill. A 3-cup press will make about 1.5 mugs’ worth of coffee, which is good for one or two people. A 12-cup press will make enough coffee to fill about four people’s mugs.

## How do I find my Bodum model number?

You can find your product’s model number on a plate affixed to the product or in the owner’s manual.

## How many ounces is the original Bodum French press?

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## What size is a Bodum?

The classic Bodum comes in 0.35 liters (12 ounces), 0.5 liters (17 ounces), 1 liter (34 ounces) and 1.5 liters (50 ounces).

## What sizes do Cafetieres come in?

Cafetières come in different sizes and they can be measured in litre size or by cup size. The 350ml version makes one large mug, two smaller mugs or three cups. You can also buy ones that make six cups, which are usually 650ml in size.

## How many ounces is a 4 cup French press?

We use a 8-cup French press.

French Press Ratio Chart.
Qty. Coffee Water
4 cups 28 g (4 tbsp) 445 g (15 oz)
12 cups 84 g (12 tbsp) 1275 g (45 oz)

## How big is a 12 cup French press?

Common French Press Sizes:

3 cups (0.35 liters or 11.8 ounces) 4 cups (0.5 liters or 17 ounces) 8 cups (1 liter or 33.8 ounces) 12 cups (1.5 liters or 50.7 ounces)

## Why French press coffee is bad for you?

So, how bad is it to drink French press coffee? … The bottom line is that French press coffee—or any type of coffee made without a paper filter—may slightly raise cholesterol levels, what’s more, drinking large amounts of unfiltered coffee has been linked to heart disease.

## What is Bodum French press?

About the CHAMBORD French Press Coffee Maker

The French press system is beloved by coffee aficionados worldwide for its simplicity of brewing and purity of taste. … An environmentally friendly method of brewing, the French press system epitomizes Bodum’s core belief that we should ‘make taste, not waste’.

## How much coffee do I put in a 34 oz French press?

French Press Coffee Ratio

As a rule of thumb: use approximately 5.5 to 6.5 (55 to 65 grams) rounded tablespoons of ground coffee per 34 ounces of hot water.

## How do I use a Bodum French press?

Add boiling water to coffee grounds and use stirring spoon to stir. Set a timer for 4 minutes and relax while you wait. Slowly push down on the plunger until it hits the bottom. Pour your fresh french press coffee into your favorite mug and enjoy a delicious cup of joe.

## Is French press coffee better than drip?

Is French press coffee stronger than drip coffee? No. The flavors in press coffee tend to be more intense because the stainless steel mesh doesn’t filter out the fine particles (called “fines”) or the natural oils. Drip coffee filters out both oils and fines, which give a cleaner taste that can seem milder.

## How do I make 4 cups of coffee in a French press?

4 cup French press = 2 cups of water = 1/4 cup (26 grams) whole beans. 2 cup French press = 1 cup of water = 2 tablespoons (13 grams) whole beans. 1 cup French press = 1/2 cup of water = 1 tablespoon (7 grams) whole beans.

## How much coffee do I put in a 32 oz French press?

Quick + Easy French Press

We use 1.6–2 grams of coffee per fluid ounce of water, our recipe makes about 32 ounces (900 grams) of brewed coffee.