Life Takes Us on Crazy Journey’s!!

“A national radio show host, a European Coffee Company CEO/owner, and a Texas rancher all walk into a bar. The bartender asked them, “What’ll it be?” The beginning of a good yarn or a joke you may ask?” Quote from Bart Simmons, owner of 2S Ranch and The Provision House in Dallas, Texas. “We all […]

HAPPY 2019!!

2019 is here! We all extend our best wishes for a Happy, Healthy and Safe 2019! In anticipation of Mokk-a’s 10 year anniversary, I think back to one of the first compliments received from a noted Wine advisor here in Holland. He wrote, “I just tried your coffee this morning and I think it’s a […]

Good news!

Mokk-a is back – with a vengeance!   We are excited and very happy to announce that – after a prolonged period of difficulties with our two previous roasters – we are restarting with a new roaster.   We currently are crossing the t’s and dotting the i’s with The Grand Marceline Company, a top […]

Chocolate Mousse

Chocolate Mousse Ingredients: • 1 ½ pounds chocolate chips • ½ cup prepared MOKK-A Espresso coffee • ½ cup Grand Marnier • 4 egg yolks • 2 cups heavy cream, chilled • ¼ cup granulated sugar • 8 egg whites • pinch of salt • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract Directions: Melt chocolate in a heavy […]

Magical Coffee

Serves 2-4 Coffee Base: • 2/3 cup coarsely ground CAFÉ ITALIA coffee • 3 cups water • 1 teaspoon cinnamon • 3 tablespoons dark brown sugar Put ingredients in a quart jar and stir. Cover and refrigerate overnight. The Finished Drink: • milk, half and half, or cream • ice Pour the coffee base through a […]

Pumpkin-Spice Latte

Pumpkin Spice Latte Coffee – 2 cups milk – 2 tablespoons canned pumpkin (not pumpkin pie mix) – 1 to 2 tablespoons sugar (to taste) – 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice – 1 tablespoon vanilla – 1/2 cup hot brewed Café Suisse Garnish, if desired – Whipped cream – Dash pumpkin pie spice – 2 […]

Union Hotel Mud Cake

Reputedly produced to great acclaim at the Union Hotel in Benicia, California, this is a dark rich moist cake, requiring no icing – just a hearty dollop of unsweetened whipped cream. Ingredients: • 7 ounces (7squares in U.S.) unsweetened chocolate • 12 tablespoons butter (1 ½ sticks or ¾ cup) • 1 ½ cups strong […]