You can do more with a French press than just brew delicious coffee — it turns out you can use it to make whipped cream, too.
At the culinary site TheKitchn they asked their readers what the best alternative uses for a French press were. Among the responses they received one of the more intriguing was using the press to make whipped cream.
They put it to the test and found that it did indeed whip the cream but not to the same fluffy and thick consistency that using a hand mixer and a bowl would. On the upside you don't have a hand mixer and bowl to clean when you're done, just the French press to throw in the dishwasher. Check out the full article for additional information — and if you're like me, read the comments and be amazed at this magical device (an immersion blender) everyone is talking about. Have a clever use kitchen tip to share? Let's hear about it in the comments.
Make Whipped Cream in a French Press [TheKitchn]