On some of these rainy spring days, all we feel like doing is cozying up with a good book and something warm to drink. Don’t want to brave the elements to go out and pick up your favorite coffee drink? Well, we have some wonderfully cozy coffee creations that will leave your mouth singing, your body warm, and your heart happy.
Chocolate Hazelnut Coffee
10 oz brewed coffee, hot
1 oz chocolate liqueur
1 oz hazelnut liqueur
Sprinkling of cocoa powder (optional)
In a warm 12-oz glass, mix coffee and liqueurs. Top with a sprinkling of cocoa powder.
Coccolo al Caffé
1 oz shot of illy espresso
1 oz coconut milk
1 t liquid sugar (simple syrup)*
Pinch of nutmeg
1. Prepare shot of espresso in espresso cup or clear shot glass.
2. Using your espresso machine’s steamer, heat coconut milk and liquid sugar in a small pitcher and add to espresso.
3. Top with whipped cream.
4. Garnish with a pinch of nutmeg.
*Liquid sugar can be made by dissolving 3 parts white sugar in 1 part hot water.