Showing posts with label Kahlua. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Kahlua. Show all posts

Easy Kahlua Brownies by Cleo Coyle

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For the love
of chocolate...
and coffee!

Most culinary experts agree that chocolate and coffee are a perfect match. The reason? Both are made from roasted beans, so when you add coffee to chocolate desserts, it enhances that deep roasted flavor, making the chocolate taste richer and more intense. That’s one reason why Kahlua brownies are so popular. The other is the "spirit" of the rum in the sweet coffee liqueur, which brings the party with the flavor.

Unfortunately, retaining that flavor is tricky. Many recipes instruct you to add Kahlua to your batter, but during the baking, much of the taste and spirits are cooked away. Today’s easy recipe shares how Marc and I make our Kahlua brownies. Here's a hint. We were inspired by the affogato...



Affogato, which means "drowned" in Italian, is a deliciously easy dessert in which Italians simply pour a shot or two of hot espresso (or strongly brewed coffee) over a scoop or two of gelato or ice cream.

As for the brownies, get our easy recipe by scrolling down or clicking here or on the "Read More" link below. May you bake with love and...eat with joy!


Banana Splits for Grown-Ups with an Easy Microwave Recipe for Magic Shell Chocolate from Cleo Coyle

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Behold my "Coffeehouse" version of the classic American banana split: a fun, fast way to fancy up the famous kiddie sundae for the adult table. 

My post not only shows you how I make this beautiful "dinner service" presentation, but also gives you a recipe and tips for making your own magic shell chocolate--a great way to create chilly chocolate treats for summertime eats.
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Eat with joy!

~ Cleo Coyle, author of
The Coffeehouse Mysteries



3 Dessert Shooters with Video Tips for Layering Drinks by Cleo Coyle, author of The Coffeehouse Mysteries

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Impress your guests with these beautiful, layered holiday dessert drinks, great served with coffee or espresso. 


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My tips in this post will help you pour perfectly pretty drinks every time. Download the recipes fast by clicking here for a PDF or read my entire post by scrolling down or hitting this (read more) link. May you...

Drink with joy!
~ Cleo












Coffeehouse Banana Split: My Grown-Up Take on a Kiddie Classic with Magic Shell Chocolate by Cleo Coyle

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Here is my "Coffeehouse" version of the American classic: a fun, fast way to fancy up the famous kiddie sundae for the adult table. 

Cleo Coyle, author of
The Coffeehouse Mysteries
Click here for a fast printable copy of the recipe or read the entire post by clicking the "Read More" link below (or scrolling down).