3 Ways to Brew the Best Coffee

For a true coffee fan, it is impossible to start your mornings without it. There are many ways you can go about brewing your coffee – and we have listed the three best ways to make your coffee, plus some easy hacks for making it!

Photo: Christina Rumpf/Unsplash


Instant coffee is the best option for when you are in a hurry to start your day. It’s the simplest way to brew your coffee. All your need is your instant coffee mix, water, and milk. Thanks to small brands dolling out coffee in small batches – you can now have good-tasting coffee without the effort!

Best for people in a hurry and limited time on hand.

Drawbacks It mostly tastes like instant coffee.

Brewing tips Try different brands before you settle for one.

Cowboy Coffee

It’s like a middle ground between instant coffee and perfectly brewed coffee like a French press or a pour-over. For this, take a spoonful of coffee grounds and put it into your pot. It’s easy and does not require any other equipment.

Best for people who don’t want to compromise on taste but don’t have time to go all out.

Drawbacks the grounds, if not perfectly brewed, will stick your teeth.

Brewing Tips start with boiling water – once boiled, remove it from the stove and add grounds. Stir it for a while and cover it for a while. When you uncover, sprinkle some cold water to settle the grounds.

Photo: Cyril Saulnier/Unsplash

French Press

If you have the time and energy for an elaborate morning ritual that gives you that perfect flavorful coffee – then this method is for you. It has multiple steps and requires you to own a French press.

Best for people who can’t compromise on coffee.

Drawbacks messy process and cleaning up is a nightmare.

Brewing Tips Start by adding water and coffee to the press, now stir the mixture in brisk motion. Steep for 5 minutes, then push the filter to the bottom in a slow motion. Your coffee is ready for serving!