Bodum Chambord 3 cup French Press Coffee Maker in Chrome – Review

Posted on 16. Aug, 2012 by in Product Reviews

Amazon ImageThe Bodum Chambord 3 cup French Press Coffee Maker is classic and elegant in appearance with its chrome trim and attractive top will make up to 3 x 40z cups of great tasting coffee and look good whilst doing it.

Remember that in coffee terms, one cup is basically an espresso-sized measure which really makes the servings from this french press just one-mug. In other words, if you drink your coffee like I do then this is a single-mug french press.

To skip straight to the big brother version of this french press, check out our review of the 8-cup model.

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Features

Aside from its size and its nice looks, what else can be said about the Bodum Chambord?

  • The carafe and stainless steel frame are both dishwasher safe.
  • It has a 3 part stainless steel mesh filter
  • It has at the time of writing this, a 4 star out of 5 customer rating online

The Good:

  • A well known and popular brand
  • Easy to use and clean
  • Nice looking
  • Doesn’t take up too much space on the kitchen counter

The Bad:

  •  Some people moan about grinds slipping past the filter (but not many, leading me to think that its user-error!)
  • A little fragile

Who Should Buy The Bodum Chambord?

This is clearly suited to people making just a single cup of coffee, whether at home or in the office. Anyone looking for  a press that will make coffee for more people should check out our review of the Bodum Chambord 8-cup french press.

 

Summary

Overall, a nice single-serve french press which is great for home or office. Bodum are one of the premier french press coffee makers in the world and are a trusted brand so if you are simply looking for a good quality reliable single serve press that makes a great tasting coffee then you can’t really go wrong.

Hundreds of customers have reviewed this press online, so to read more from them click on the links in the box above.

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