cold brew coffee

Way Too Easy Cold Brew Coffee

I’m obsessed with this craze that always gives me the smoothest cup of coffee. In hot weather, this is my go-to for iced coffees and so much cheaper!


  • 1 ¾ cups ground coffee
  • 3 cups water


  1. In a plastic container (ideally BPA-free), stir together ground coffee and water.
  2. Put lid on container and leave at room temperature for 12 to 24 hours.
  3. Using a mesh strainer or cheese cloth, strain grounds from your cold brew.
  4. Chill in fridge and enjoy!

This particular cup of iced cold brew has a splash of soy milk, a drizzle of maple syrup, and is sprinkled with cinnamon, sesame powder (yes, sesame powder…so awesome on coffee!), and cocoa powder.

Courtesy of Rose Nelson

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