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Cafetière is a really simple way to make a cup of coffee at home giving you excellent results with very little equipment.

What You’ll Need

  • Cafetière
  • Fresh Coffee
  • Grinder (optional)
  • Water
  • Kettle
  • Scales (optional)


  • Heat your water to 90 degrees or boil a kettle and leave it sit for 30 seconds
  • Pre heat your cafetiere and mug
  • Grind your coffee to a coarse grind
  • Weigh out your coffee and use 60 grams of coffee per litre of water as a starting reference. Alternatively 1 tbsp = approx 12 grams of ground coffee
  • Pour your water into the coffee
  • Stir for 10 seconds
  • Leave to brew for 4 minutes
  • Before plunging, use 2 spoons and remove the coffee crust from the top and discard
  • Plunge, pour and enjoy