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Old 03-13-2012, 07:09 AM   #51
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I also have a very nice percolator pot that works fantastic for times when we have no electrical.
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Old 03-13-2012, 10:20 PM   #52
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Instead of the french press, do a Google search on "Aeropress", same concept a french press but no grounds and better flavor. I keep one in the trailer and one at home. Makes wonderful coffee.
X2! - plus cleanup is much easier and doesn't waste water like a french press.
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Old 03-14-2012, 04:53 AM   #53
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I get a cup of water and put it in the microwave. Once optimum temp has been reached I add a teaspoon of instant and I'm good to go. I know not two exciting but I'm not too fussy as long as it's black and hot.
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Old 03-29-2012, 11:58 PM   #54
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Coleman drip coffee maker....with Timmy's coffee. I have 2 , one can sit on a stove and the other one works off a 1 lb propane cyl. At extended camping trips.....my coffee is popular...lol
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Old 03-30-2012, 01:00 PM   #55
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Seriously though I would go with a coleman option myself, but rarely camp off grid.
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Old 03-31-2012, 12:59 PM   #56
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I percolate and minimize "sludge" by using coffee filters. Even though it takes 30 mins to brew (we love strong coffee), it reminds me of my grandma, along with using cast iron skillets. I'm all into the memories, new and old! Plus, I really think they make decent coffee. I recently upgraded to a 14 cup stainless steel model sold by Cabela's.
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Old 04-25-2012, 09:04 PM   #57
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I was using a french press, and I loved it. Wife hated having grounds left and said it was hard to wash. We now have a 4 cup mr coffee for when we have power (which is most of the time) and the FP for back up.
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it is quite a process, boil water, open jar, add 1 teaspoon instant coffee, add french vanilla creamer, add 2 sugars, perfect. come on now, i know there are more of you using instant coffee. stand up for the lazy people.
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Old 04-26-2012, 03:09 AM   #59
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Instant coffee too? Perish the thought. Heresy. Sacrilege.
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