how to clean the inside of a glass coffee carafe

Cleaning the inside of a Glass Coffee Carafe

What You Will Need

  • White vinegar
  • Baking soda
  • Salt
  • Sponge or brush


  1. Pour one cup of white vinegar into the carafe.
  2. Fill the rest of the carafe with warm water.
  3. Stir in a teaspoon of baking soda.
  4. Add a tablespoon of salt.
  5. Let the mixture sit for about 15 minutes.
  6. Scrub the inside of the carafe with a sponge or brush.
  7. Rinse the carafe with hot water.
  8. Repeat the process if needed.

Tips & Warnings

  • Do not use metal sponges or abrasive cleaners. Doing so might scratch the surface of the carafe.
  • Do not put the carafe into the dishwasher. High temperature or pressure can cause the glass to break.
  • If the carafe has stubborn stains, fill it half-way with hot water and 1/2 cup of white vinegar and let it sit overnight.

Cleaning the inside of a glass coffee carafe is easy, and all it takes is a few common household ingredients! Following the steps above, you can keep your carafe clean and spotless for many cups of coffee to come!

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