Ingredients – 1 tbsp of coffee – 250 g powdered sugar – 4 egg whites Preparation Preheat oven to 120°C. Beat egg whites until peaks form. Slowly add sugar. Add the coffee. Place meringue on a baking sheet covered with parchment paper using an icing bag. Cook for 1 hour. The meringue will become a


A psychologist has found a link between the types of coffee we prefer and certain personality traits. Café latte lovers need comfort, and the cloud of milk is but a metaphor for the tendency of wanting to ease the bitterness of life and displaying a marked tendency of wanting to please others. Cappuccino lovers tend

Sparkling Coffee

Monday, 01 May 2017 by

1 cup Strongly Brewed Coffee (or 3 shots of espresso) ½ cup Sparkling Water or Club Soda Crushed Ice Combine coffee and sparkling water and pour over ice.   Src:


14 1-inch truffles Ingredients 7 oz. (200g) dark chocolate (chopped fine) 1/3 cup (75ml) coffee Café Santo Domingo 1/2 tbsp. salted or unsalted butter (optional) 1/2 cup (125ml) unsweetened cocoa for rolling the truffles Method Place finely chopped chocolate into a high-sided bowl or the bowl of a blender. Place coffee in a saucepan over medium


Monday, 03 April 2017 by

2 cups boiling-hot water 3 tablespoons ground coffee Café Santo Domingo 1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon sugar, divided 3 tablespoons Tia Maria (coffee liqueur) 4 large egg yolks 1/3 cup dry Marsala 1 pound mascarpone (2 1/2 cups) 1 cup chilled heavy cream 36 savoiardi (crisp Italian ladyfingers; from two 7-ounce packages) Unsweetened cocoa powder

Steaming Mocha Cocoa

Friday, 24 March 2017 by

– 2 cups milk – 2 tablespoons cocoa – 2 tablespoons brown sugar – 1 tablespoon ground coffee – 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Directions Heat all ingredients in a small saucepan and whisk until steaming. Strain and pour into 2 mugs. Src:

Coffee sugar cookies

Monday, 13 March 2017 by

Ingredients – 1 cup butter softened – 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar – 2 eggs – 2 tablespoons fresh ground coffee – 1/2 teaspoon vanilla – 2 1/4 cups flour – 1 teaspoon baking powder – 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon – 1/4 teaspoon salt Instructions – In a mixer, cream together butter and sugar. – In

Coffee Masala

Wednesday, 01 March 2017 by

2 cups coffee 2 cumin seeds 1 whole star anise pod 1/2 cinnamon stick 2 teaspoons milk 2 teaspoons white sugar

Mexican Coffee

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 by

1 cup of hot coffee 3/4 shot Kahlua 3/4 shot Tequila Coffee Whipped Cream Pour coffee over liqueurs & top with whipped cream. Garnish with a cherry. Src:

What’s in a Word

Monday, 20 February 2017 by

The word coffee is actually derived from an Arabic word ‘qahhwat al-bun’ which means ‘wine of the bean’. Want to feel classier when you’re trying to brave past your sleep at midnight? Tell yourself that you’re not having coffee but wine made out of beans. Wine is wine. And, any wine is wine. Src: