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This vegan Vanilla French Press Coffee is flavored with vanilla extract, is ready in minutes, and includes a step-by-step tutorial on How to Make French Press Coffee.
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5 from 9 votes

Vanilla French Press Coffee

Love coffee? This step-by-step tutorial on How to Make French Press Coffee will walk you through how to use your French Press, and will have you caffeinated and ready to face the day in no time! Plus, check out a recipe for Vanilla French Press coffee!
Makes 16oz coffee (2 cups)
Prep Time1 min
Cook Time4 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: French
Diet: Gluten Free, Vegan, Vegetarian
Servings: 2 people
Calories: 8kcal


  • ┬╝ cup (4 TB) coarsely ground coffee beans
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • To Serve (optional): milk, creamer, or milk substitute

Equipment Required:

  • French Press


  • Bring water to a boil, and then let it sit for 1 minute off-heat.
  • Add coffee grounds to French press, add vanilla extract, and then hot water.  Add French press lid, but don't lower the plunger.  Let sit 4 minutes.  Lower plunger.
  • Serve coffee immediately, with milk if desired.  If not serving coffee immediately, pour coffee into a separate container or thermal carafe to prevent it from getting bitter while sitting with the grounds.



Calories: 8kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 5mg | Potassium: 119mg | Sugar: 1g | Calcium: 5mg | Iron: 1mg