Food and Drink

How To: Hot Cocoa Art

The practice of topping off your hot beverage with beautiful milk foam art shouldn’t be limited to just espresso drinks! We often get asked how to do ‘cocoa art’ in a similar manner to latte art, so here’s how we…

New! Coffee: Scrumptious Drinks & Treats

Irish Coffee Tart or Profiteroles with Coffee Ice Cream & Warm Chocolate Sauce? Who can choose? We certainly can’t — and now, we don’t have to! We love Betty Rosbottom’s elegant and treat-filled book Coffee: Scrumptious Drinks & Treats so…

Recipe: Chocolate Raspberry Cappuccino

Oh, my. Drink your dessert first with the delicious Chocolate Raspberry Cappuccino! This delightful cuppa joe is sumptuous, sweet and seriously stimulating. Featuring two kinds of chocolate sauce, raspberry syrup, espresso and your favorite frothy milk, this cappuccino turns an…

Do you know…

…how many beans it takes to make your favorite coffee drink? A single shot of espresso = ~45 beans A standard cup of drip coffee = ~110 beans

Recipe: Cafe Creme Brulee

Sometimes, we just need a little sugar on our tongue — how about you? The deliciously decadent Cafe Creme Brulee is sure to give you a seriously sweet pep in your step. With two different kinds of chocolate sauces, espresso…

Recipe: Maple Spice Latte

Mmmmmmm….one of our favorite things about Autumn is the gorgeous turning leaves — and the scent of woodsmoke flitting across the breeze as people stoke up their stoves for the first time this season. What better way to warm up…