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How to Make Cowboy Coffee

Watch more Coffee Recipes & Tips videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Learn how to make cowboy coffee by following these steps. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Prepare your can Drill or poke holes through opposite sides of the coffee can, near the top, and thread the wire through the holes to make a handle. Use pliers to shape the wire, wrapping the wire around itself to secure it. Step 2: Put coffee and water in the can Put your ground coffee into the can and fill the can to 3 inches from the top with water. Add as much or as little coffee as you want. Step 3: Put the can in the fire Put the can into your campfire and allow the water to come to a rolling boil. While the water is boiling, drop a small, clean stick into the can to break the surface tension and prevent the grounds from boiling over. Tip Use a pinch of salt, some crushed eggshell, or anything else to break the surface tension. Step 4: Swing the can Allow the coffee to boil for a few minutes. Then allow the can to cool, hold it by the handle, and swing it around, letting the centrifugal force press the coffee grounds to the bottom of the can. Step 5: Pour the coffee Pour yourself a cup of strong, black cowboy coffee and head out on the range. Did You Know? The coffee plant was discovered in Ethiopian forests at least 1,000 years ago.
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