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Thai Iced Coffee

Yield Makes about 7 cups
Sweet enough to be a dessert, this iced coffee recipe can be stored for up to a week and enjoyed for days.


  • 1/2 pound dark roast ground coffee
  • 8 cups cold water
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 (14-oz.) can sweetened condensed milk

How to Make It

  1. Stir together ground coffee and 8 cups cold water in a pitcher until well combined; let stand at room temperature 12 hours.

  2. Pour coffee mixture through a large, fine wire-mesh strainer into a Dutch oven or other large container, discarding grounds. Clean strainer; place a coffee filter or double layer of cheesecloth in strainer, and pour coffee mixture through lined strainer into a pitcher. Add vanilla extract. (Cover and store in refrigerator up to 1 week, if desired.)

  3. Stir together coffee mixture and sweetened condensed milk. Serve over ice.