Frothing low-fat soy milk and other dairy milk like almond milk is often considered difficult as compared to frothing normal cow’s milk. Especially for those who don’t love to drink unfrothed milk or frothed cow’s milk it becomes very hard to froth soy milk at home. But they actually need to get a froth milk at any cost as they can’t go without it!
It is true that the froth that you get won’t be as creamy as that of the froth you get from the cow’s milk. But by frothing and consuming soy milk you manage to get healthy froth good for your body. This is the reason many people prefer frothed soy milk for preparing coffee at home for themselves and their guests.
Frothing is basically a process by which tiny bubbles are introduced into the milk. The bubbles are produced due to the inclusion of gas or air into the milk. There are today variety of milk frothers available in the market which may help you out in frothing the soy milk in your kitchen.
You may check some of the best milk frother to compare and choose the best one for your help. Choose an automatic milk frother like an electric milk frother or a handheld milk frother, as both of these serves you the best.
While using a handheld milk frother you need to take care of all the milk frothing process. But if you are using an automatic or electric milk frother you can do it very fast without monitoring the process at all.
You can just fill the frother’s carafe with milk and switch it ON. Go on and complete your other essential jobs to come back in two minutes. You will find a great frothed milk ready for your cappuccino.
Automatic soy milk frother are mostly preferred due to its ease of use and safety features. It does all the milk heating and foaming task without wasting your time and energy. All you will get a great foaming milk under few minutes when you use these soy milk frother machine in your kitchen.
Some of these soy milk steamer frother machines comes with bell function which tells you that the milk is ready and you can take it out of the carafe for making a great tasting cup of coffee.
You now know how easy it is to get a soy milk frothed in your home by using an automatic milk frother. But what if you don’t have a frother machine at home? Well, you can still froth soy milk at your home without a machine! Let’s see it below, how it can be done.
How To Froth Soy Milk Without A Frother Machine?
You do not have a frother machine at home? Don’t worry! You can even then froth soy milk without using a frother machine. What you need to do for this is to heat the milk in microwave for around 30 seconds or for one minute.
This helps in making the milk come around at the temperature of 95 F which is closer to our normal body temperature. That means the milk should be hot enough to hold. If you cannot hold the bottle which contains the boiled milk as it is too hot then it means the milk is overheated. If the milk is cold then you have not heated the milk enough. Thus if you are able to hold the bottle of milk then the temperature of the milk is perfect to extract froth.
Now, there are 3 different ways in which you can extract froth from the heated soy milk without using an automatic frother machine. These are by using:
Milk Jug: Pour the soy milk into a milk jug. Make sure that the milk jug contains needed empty space for the milk to move freely inside the jug. That means pour only small amount of milk into the jug. Shake the jug thoroughly after closing the lid tight. Shake continuously till you get the needed amount of froth.
French Press: Pour the soy milk into the French press container. Close it properly. Make sure that the French press container contains needed empty space for the milk to move freely inside it. That means pour only small amount of milk into the French press container. Lift the plunger and drop it fast. Continue this process till you get soy milk froth.
Hand Whisker: You can also use hand whiskers to extract the milk froth from soy milk. Pour milk into a container which has a widely opened mouth. Use hand whiskers to whisk the milk and produce good soy milk froth.
The above are the three different ways in which you can extract soy milk froth without the help of a frother machine. Out of all the three choices, French press is the best option that helps you in getting soy milk froth consuming lesser time & effort.
You can use this frothed milk for making a great cappuccino or a cup of great tasting coffee. Go and try this out for serving your family and friends. You can make them fan with your perfectly frothed soy milk.