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Beyond the Electric Drip: Five Eco-Friendly Coffee Makers
Most of us can't leave the house without a cup of joe. While electric percolators make life easy, French press and other non-electric coffee brewers are becoming more and more popular. Aside from saving on energy costs, non-electric options give you more control over the strength and flavor of the coffee. Not to mention, brands that don't require filters are eco-friendly. Here's what's hot on the market: Follow us on Pinterest for more products we love.
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Classic Series Chemex Coffee Maker

Amazon.com, $36.95 Features: The Chemex coffee maker has been brewing clear, pure, flavorful coffee without bitterness or sediment for over forty years and remains one of the purest methods of brewing. Coffee can be made at the preferred strength. Simple to use: Place grounds in the cone-shaped filter at the top and pour hot water over them. The polished wood collar and leather tie serves as an insulated handle. Elegant, eco-friendly and simple!
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Bodum Chambord French Press, 8 cup

Amazon.com, $39.99 Features: Coffee is measured in 4oz. cups, and  this 8-cup, 34-ounce French Press serves 2-3 people Carafe is made of durable, heat-resistant borosilicate glass; Stainless Steel frame and heat resistant handle. Both dishwasher safe. Three-part stainless steel mesh filter helps extract your coffee's aromatic oils and subtle flavors Pressed coffee extracts the perfect amount of essentials oils and acids from the bean for the maximum amount of flavor from your coffee Ships in certified frustration-free packaging
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Le Creuset French Press

Cookware.LeCreuset.com, $60.00 Features: 27-ounce capacity High-quality exterior enamel protects against metal marks and other damage Less than 1% porosity, blocking moisture absorption which can lead to cracking, crazing and rippling Resistant to staining and flavor/odor absorption
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REI Table Top French Coffee Press - 32 fl. oz.

REI.com, $39.50 Features: Simple to use—add coarse ground coffee or loose-leaf tea and near-boiling water; let steep for four minutes, then press the plunger and pour Built-in spout has a fine-mesh screen to filter out the grounds while you pour Vacuum-insulated, double-walled stainless-steel carafe keeps your beverage hot Holds 32 fl. oz. Hand wash the REI Table Top French coffee press with soap and warm water
(REI.com)

Frieling French Press, 16 fl. oz.

Frieling.com, $69.99 Features: 18/10 stainless steel Double wall construction (retains heat four times longer than glass) Available sizes and finishes: 8 fl. oz. mirror finish / brushed finish, 16 fl. oz. mirror finish / brushed finish, 23 fl. oz. mirror finish / brushed finish, 36 fl. oz. mirror finish / brushed finish
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Beyond the Electric Drip: Five Eco-Friendly Coffee Makers

Most of us can't leave the house without a cup of joe. While electric percolators make life easy, French press and other non-electric coffee brewers are becoming more and more popular. Aside from saving on energy costs, non-electric options give you more control over the strength and flavor of the coffee. Not to mention, brands that don't require filters are eco-friendly. Here's what's hot on the market: Follow us on Pinterest for more products we love.

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