Gourmet coffee is rich and delicious, and its decadent flavor and creamy consistency can be highly addictive. Gourmet coffee is a tasty treat for any coffee lover, but gourmet coffee can be quite expensive for those on a budget.
Have you ever considered making your own gourmet coffee? You can make delicious gourmet coffee, and you can make it for a fraction of the cost of store-bought gourmet coffee or gourmet coffee sold in coffee shops and restaurants.
The following instructions will enable you to create homemade gourmet coffee of various types and flavors. Experiment by adding your favorite ingredients, and create your very own special gourmet coffee flavors. You’ll be amazed at the quality and richness you can achieve while creating homemade gourmet coffee.
Iced Vanilla Cappuccino
If you’ve never had iced cappuccino, you’re in for a real treat. Iced coffee sounds disgusting to some, but iced cappuccino is actually very tasty, rich, and highly refreshing. To make a large glass of iced vanilla cappuccino you’ll need eight ice cubes, eight tablespoons of heavy cream, one and one-half cups of cold water, four teaspoons of granulated sugar, two teaspoons of instant coffee, and two teaspoons of vanilla extract. Place all ingredients in a blender, and liquify. Pour this delicious vanilla treat into a tall glass and enjoy.
Mints are refreshing and crisp, and when mint is combined with coffee it’s simply delicious. You can stir up a cup of homemade mint coffee that will tempt your senses. Simply combine one-half cup of nondairy creamer, two-thirds cups of sugar, one-half cup of instant coffee, four tablespoons of baking cocoa, and four peppermint candies in a blender. Process the mixture until the mints are chopped into fine bits. Add one tablespoon to a cup of hot water, more or less if desired, and savor the flavor.
Spicy Mocha Cappuccino
If you like the taste combination of cinnamon, nutmeg, and chocolate, you’ll love this homemade mocha cappuccino. To make a batch of spicy mocha cappuccino mix you’ll need two cups of powdered creamer, two cups of instant chocolate milk powder, one and one-third cups of instant coffee, one cup of granulated sugar, one teaspoon of cinnamon, and one-half teaspoon of nutmeg. Combine all ingredients, and stir approximately one heaping tablespoon into a cup of hot water for each serving.
Cinnamon adds pizzazz to this tasty homemade gourmet coffee, and if you like strong coffee with a hint of sweet cinnamon you’ll love this hot and tasty coffee beverage. To make four servings of this delicious gourmet coffee, combine four cups of water with one-third cup of firmly packed brown sugar, and two cinnamon sticks. Heat this mixture until it’s almost boiling, and mix in three tablespoons of your favorite instant coffee. Remove the cinnamon sticks before serving.