Sweet Cream Dreams: Starting my Morning Right


 

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RECIPE:

1 ½ Cups of ground coffee
3 Tbsp. of ground cinnamon
6 Cups of water
Pour ingredients in to large glass jar. Stir well, soaking all of the grounds and mixing up the cinnamon.

Let stand in your refrigerator for 18-24 hours. I always make a double batch so that I don’t run out of the precious cold brew. There is a distinct taste difference if you don’t wait the allotted time.
You will need to strain the coffee from the jar. I use a real filter with an added paper coffee filter placed inside for double the straining power. I prefer the smooth taste with two filters- but you can definitely use the filter out of your coffee pot, a paper filter, or a french press.

Fill up a glass with ice. Pour your cold brew in and THEN- add in your favorite creamer.

As I continue on adding healthier options to my diet I try to pick ones that are DELICIOUS and non-GMO. Simple ingredients.

love the Left Field Farms Vanilla & Sweet Cream Coffee Creamers.

Left Field Farms

Picked up a few of them on my trip to Walmart this week!

Left Field Farms Coffee Creamer

 

  • Non GMO-Project Verified
  • From cows not treated with rBST ‡
  • No Artificial Flavors
  • Made with real cream and real sugar

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Let te me know if you try the recipe! And send me your favorite coffee recommendations- I need somebody new ones for the rest of this school year!

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