To effectively make cold brew with a 1:2 ratio, you’ll need a cold brew dripper. If you try to make 1:2 cold brew concentrate in a french press or mason jar, you’ll find that the coffee grounds just absorb all the water and you won’t be left with anything! If you don’t have a cold brew dripper lying around, stick to the 1:4 ratio.
How much caffeine is in cold brew coffee?
Is cold brew coffee better for you than hot coffee?
The caffeine is indeed released more slowly into your system than with a normal hot coffee, so you’ll feel rejuvenated for a lot longer. Cold brew coffee is rather expensive, at $4 to $5 per glass, so it’s useful to know how to make it at home.
How to make very concentrated cold brew coffee?
To make very concentrated cold brew coffee, you want to use a 1:2 or 1:4 ratio. I personally prefer using the 1:4 ratio as using a 1:2 ratio requires some tricky brewing.