The Le Creuset French Press in Cherry Red is part of the company's first Coffee Collection, a line of fine stoneware pieces made especially for the coffee lover. Use this press to make perfectly blended coffee. A fine mesh disc and a simple push pump blend your beans and hot water perfectly. This time honored coffee machine turns out excellent java - and there's no need to fiddle with perfection. Le Creuset stoneware offers the ultimate in versatility and durability. Le Creuset fires its stoneware at 2,156 degrees F, giving it unmatched strength and durability, making it resistant to chipping, cracking and staining. For more than 80 years, Le Creuset has been an inspiration to professional chefs and home cooks alike.