Informative Speech

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Title: French Press Coffee Making

Specific Purpose: To demonstrate to my audience the significance of making coffee in this certain way.

Thesis: To show the audience how easy, inexpensive, and better tasting this coffee is.

I. Introduction

A. What comes to mind when you see coffee? We think of the taste, the smell, and how it’s going to wake you up and make your day so much better and easier. Coffee goes back as far as the thirteenth century. The original native population of coffee is thought to have come from East Africa and was first cultivated by Arabs from the 14th century.

B. I’m sure that all of us at some point have had coffee. Many have drunk it in the morning to get them started on their work or school day and others may drink it throughout the day because it’s the only think that keeps them up and moving. Drinking coffee has become so addictive especially when it comes in many forms be it a latte, espresso, mocha, or a plain Americano. This phenomenon seems to have been caused by the desire of the younger demographic of today to have a place to meet friends and do business as well as people just wanting a place to sit and relax. What a better place to do all this than at your local coffee shop?

C. I have always just been making myself the usual basic coffee. Whether it be through the black and decker coffee pot or the Keurig, but this new development that I discovered has become my recent favorite. It’s just so much better tasting. There may be a few more steps, but it’s well worth it.

D. I will explain the 4-5 basic steps in order to successfully get this right the first time. It won’t taste good if you don’t do it right.

II. Body

A. The first step is to gather all the equipment you will need

1. You will need a teapot or if you don’t have a teapot a small pot will do just fine. 2. You will need…...

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