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How to Froth Milk with a Coffee Press

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ABOUT THIS GUIDE

Not only does the coffee press produce rich, full-bodied coffee, it can also be used to make fluffy milk foam in larger volumes.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED

  • Saucepan
  • Coffee press
  • Milk (11 fl oz, 325 ml)
  • Your favorite Starbucks® brewed coffee to pair with, like Pike Place® Roast
- 1 servings +
Froth milk with coffee press equipment
Pushing plunger down on coffee press to froth milk

How to Froth Milk with a Coffee Press

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STEP 1

Heat the milk to 140°F

Be careful not to let it boil. Stir occasionally.

A stovetop or a microwave is all you need to effectively heat your milk.

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STEP 2

Pour the warm milk into the coffee press

Leave space for it to double in volume.

Froth Milk with a Coffee Press step 3
STEP 3

Raise & lower the plunger to froth

Gradually increase the tempo. Plunge for 30 seconds or until the milk has doubled in volume.

QUICK TIPS

Want to make milk foam for sharing? The coffee press is a great tool to froth up larger batches.

Add to your favorite drink and enjoy. Light, fluffy milk foam pairs well with our latte recipes.

Pike Place Roast Ground 22 s

RECOMMENDED COFFEE

Pike Place® Roast

A smooth, well-rounded blend of Latin American coffees with subtly rich notes of cocoa and toasted nuts, it’s perfect for every day.

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