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Classic Christmas Coffee

A festive coffee with a kick… 45ml whiskey 2 1/2 tsp maple syrup 3/4 cup hot, fresh espresso or strong coffee 1/4 cup whipping cream, unwhipped for garnish 1 candy cane for garnish Instructions: Combine the whiskey and 1 1/2 teaspoons of maple syrup in a heated mug or cup Fill the rest of the […]

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All About The Bean

The coffee plant is part of the Rubiacee family. It grows in a narrow subtropical “coffee belt” that stretches around the world Coffee plants are fruit-bearing shrubs that grow between 2 to 10 meters tall. The cultivated shrubs are pruned down to between 2 to 4 meters to make harvesting easier and encourage broader growth. […]

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Tiramisu

Serves 4 Ingredients: 225g mascarpone ¼ cup icing sugar, sifted ⅔ cup strong brewed coffee, chilled 1¼ cups double cream 3 tbsp coffee liqueur such as Tia Maria or Kahlua 115g Savoiardi (sponge finger) biscuits 50g bittersweet or plain chocolate, coarsely grated Cocoa for dusting   Lightly grease and line a 900g loaf tin with […]

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Coffee Socks…yes, you read correctly

Ministry Of Supply Socks Coffee in your socks! Sceptical? So was I until I read about this innovative product design. An American company founded in 2010 at MIT; Ministry of Supply, use coffee-infused fibers to neutralize smells. Derived from coffee-infused recycled polyester fibers, the “Atlas” acts like a filter for your feet. The company explains: […]

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