This post was updated on: December 8, 2019
This is not a new concept, and it has been a lot of time after Cold Brew Coffee started trending. Currently, this name Cold Brew has totally become conventional. Similarly, there are many others who find both cold brew coffee and cold coffee as same. Well, they are not!
Cold Brew is different from the usual iced coffee drink. We will understand the process in which a cold brew coffee is made.
What is Cold Brew Coffee
Cold Brew Coffee, can be termed as a cold water extract, and that’s it. In the processing step, coffee grounds are soaked in cold water for a long duration. And this is performed at a cool temperature, more preferably the room temperature.
For the making of the cold brew, coarse-grounded coffee beans are used. Then they are steeped in the water to get all the coffee extracts from the coffee beans.
This process is performed for an extended period which may be for 12 hours or even more.
In most cases, water at room temperature is used, while there are times when cold water is used for the making. After the steeping process completes, the grounds mixed in the water are filtered out using paper filters, metal sieve, etc.
Here the resulting product will be the coffee concentrates which are liquefied using water or milk into it. Another peculiarity here is that this coffee can be served hot as well as in a cold manner. While it can be served mixed with chocolate too!
While we talk about Slow-Drip Cold Brew, water is dripped through the coffee grounds for a few hours. This kind of cold brew coffees is also presented and loved in many places.
With the enjoyment, it also provides certain benefits to our body. Because of the unique method adopted here compared to the usual brewing methods, resulting with product contains less acidity, lower caffeine content. It is also found that the Cold Brewing method generates coffee which is around 70% less acidic than the Espresso machine ones.
So you can try adopting this type of coffee making, that is the Cold Brew style and get to enjoy the add-on benefits. The resulting coffee will have not more or less, but an equal amount of caffeine in the resulting brew.
This was all about the Cold Brew Coffee, and we believe that this post helped in clearing out all your doubts related to this product.
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