Holiday cookies: Coffee Toffee Sandies

Coffee and toffee together at last. For a more intense blast of coffee, use instant espresso powder instead of instant coffee.  Great idea for the holidays! COFFEE TOFFEE SANDIES Start to finish: 3 hours (30 minutes active) 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened 3/4 cup light brown sugar 1/4 cup granulated sugar 2 teaspoons […]

Creamy Irish Coffee

This one is a real treat!! 4 cups of fresh coffee. 1 cup of whipping cream. ½ cup of Irish whiskey. ¼ cup of sugar. 2 tablespoons of Sugar. 2 tablespoons of Irish whiskey. In a saucepan, add 4 cups of strong fresh coffee, ½ cup of Irish whiskey and ¼ cup sugar. Heat up, […]

Café au Lait Pudding

Here is another nice one for the holidays!!  Makes enough for 2-3 people. ·  1 package of Jell-O® brand vanilla instant pudding (2.5 oz.) ·  1 package of Jell-O® brand chocolate instant pudding (2.5 oz.) ·  3 ½ cups of milk. ·  1 cup of drip coffee, chilled. Try Mokk-a’s Cafe Italia for this one!! ·  […]

Brazilian Coffee Cookies

Here is “A gingersnap-like cookie with real coffee flavor.” Ingredients 1/3 cup shortening 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 1 egg 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 tablespoon milk 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 2 tablespoons instant coffee powder Directions 1. Preheat […]

Cappuccino Cake

Now here is that is a must try! 1 premade sponge cake. 1 cup of boiling coffee. 1 cup of condensed milk. 2 teaspoons of gelatin. Cream, for topping. Powdered chocolate, for topping. Line a suitably sized starsol cake tin with foil and place the premade sponge cake inside. Dissolve the gelatin in the boiling […]

A Mokk-a Kind of Christmas

A real Dutch Santa! Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house The smell of fresh coffee from Mokk-a, of course. The presents are ready, the tree is ablaze Now what to do for Santa as he sails through the maze? A nice Café Svenska to warm his cold toes Then maybe an […]

Did you know……?

Coffee commands an average price of $2.00 a cup. The Coffee grower gets 1 cent. Coffee is the most popular beverage worldwide with over 400 billion cups consumed each year. Only about 20% of harvested coffee beans are considered to be a premium bean of the highest quality. In 1732 Bach wrote a coffee cantata. Cantata […]

The secrets about coffee brewing

When hot water comes into contact with ground coffee, the aroma, flavour and colour constituents are released. Just how many of these components finally end up in the cup is determined by the grind size, water quality and quantity and brewing temperature, as well as the length of time the water is in contact with […]