Cowboy Coffee

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  • 4 quarts water
  • 1 1/2 cups freshly ground coffee
  • 1 egg shell
  • 1/2 cup cold water


  1. Bring water to a boil in a large saucepan or coffee pot.
  2. Add coffee grounds and egg shell to boiling water. Return to a boil, then remove from heat and let stand for 2 minutes.
  3. Slowly add cold water to settle grounds to the bottom. Strain if desired.