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Getting Started

Welcome to our community of coffee lovers

The AeroPress has a full spectrum of fans from beginning coffee drinkers to industry experts. Why do people love their AeroPress? It makes a great cup of coffee and it’s easy to use. We want you to love your coffee and AeroPress is the best way to get you there.

Hot and Cold Brewing with the AeroPress

Step 1

Push plunger out of chamber.

Step 2

Put filter in filter cap.

Step 3

Twist filter cap onto chamber.

Step 4

Stand chamber on sturdy mug and put one rounded scoop of fine drip grind coffee in chamber.

Step 5

Shake to level coffee.

Step 6

Add water up to Level 1 on the chamber. 175°F (80°C) water for hot brewing or tap water for cold brew.

Step 7

Stir about 10 seconds for hot brewing or 1 minute for cold brew.

Step 8

Insert plunger and press gently, pausing when you feel resistance, until plunger reaches grounds.

Step 9

Remove filter cap, push plunger to eject used coffee and rinse seal.

Step 10

  • Espresso style:
    • Drink as is.
  • American coffee:
    • Add water to fill an 8 oz. (237 ml) mug.
  • Latte:
    • Add milk to mug to make an 8 oz. (237 ml) latte.
  • Cold brew:
    • Add tap or ice water to make an 8 oz. (237 ml) mug of cold brew.