Use of Salt or Corn Starch with Vinegar to Clean Coffee from Glass Pots
- Put salt and vinegar into the pot.
- Swirl to ensure faormation of a good mixture of the two.
- Let it stay put for a few hours; 2 to 3 hours then rinse of the mixture and wash the glass pot.
- You can repeat the procedure above but this time use corn starch in place of salt.
- Let the mixture sit for few minutes instead of hours.
Use of White Vinegar, Salt and Ice cubes to Clean Coffee from Glass Pots
- You will fill the glass pot with ice. Then add a considerable amount of salt into the ice, followed by around 0.6 oz. of white vinegar.
- Swirl the glass pot for close to 30 seconds.
- Let the glass pot be for another one minute. If the glass pot had just recently been stained the coffee stain will be completely gone.
- However in the case of a very old stain you may have to put the glass pot through a dishwasher first before doing the procedure above.
- You can repeat this procedure again to remove remaining stain.
Use of denture tablets to Clean Coffee from Glass Pots
- Fill the glass pot with boiling water.
- Dip in two denture tablets into the glass pot.
- Let this soak for a few hours or stay overnight.
- Pour it out and wash the glass pot.
According to researches done, vinegar, chemically known as ethanoic acid and baking soda, sodium hydrogen carbonate, are better ways to clean; they are affordable, not harmful and environmentally friendly.
There is one thing you will notice; these are safe and immensely effective ways to remove the intolerable coffee stains from glass pots. The most important thing to note is that do not let coffee stains take root on your coffee pot over long period of time. It only makes the removal much worse. The earlier the better. All that said; treat your coffee pot like a keeper!