This French press is a tad different from the ones we reviewed before. Now, when we say tad, we mean a lot. If you avoid using a French press because of the prerequisite of heating water separately, then this is a product for you. It makes a mean cup of coffee but its uses do not end there. You can use it to bring water to boil, or to make tea as well!
The use is fairly uncomplicated and the unit heats up water in no time. The capacity of the carafe is around one liter, so you can use it to make large batches of coffee when you are having friends over. The product is made from durable materials and the carafe will not break on impact.
Mr. Coffee has a base made from quality plastic, so it is more durable than French presses made from ceramic. The carafe is double-walled quality glass. It also holds heat well. The product is a two-parter. The base is stand-alone and has an electrical cord that is plugged into the outlet. The carafe can be placed on top of it from either direction.
The device also comes with added options, so you can set the boil temperature, depending on whether you are brewing coffee, tea, or simply boiling water. The lid comes equipped with a plunger and a filter mesh, both made from stainless steel materials that add longevity to the product. Carafe and the lid are dishwasher friendly so cleaning this French press is a breeze.
Mr. Coffee 3-n-1 Best Electric French Press & Hot Water Kettle is a practical device for those looking for more than just a coffee press! Even though some user report experiencing slight problems with the buttons they say that this should not prevent anyone from purchasing the product! They note that this affordable product is backed with the manufacturer’s warranty so if anything goes wrong it is easily replacable!