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Easy Coffee Recipes You Can Make At Home

Try out these quick and easy coffee recipes that you can make at home.


Most of us just cannot function without our daily dose of coffee! In fact, we depend on this caffeinated beverage to flourish and remain productive throughout the day. The problem is you cannot always rely on having time to spend an afternoon at your favorite café or picking up your coffee on the go. Picking up your fancy cup might be quite expensive, and you cannot always keep up with the habit. This is why you need to make your life a lot easier by following these quick and easy coffee recipes that you can make at home.


Cappuccino is definitely a fan favorite, and you may think you would have to go to your local café for this fancy pleasure, but the truth is, you can make this at home at a fraction of the cost. Invest in a coffee machine and say goodbye to one of your daily expenses, while enjoying a cup of Java as brewed by the experts. The coffee experts at recommend going for full cream milk if you want a thicker consistency and a richer taste. All you need to do is steam the milk, and then whip it with an electric mixer. Increase the speed as the milk begins to thicken, and continue until you get the froth and volume of your choice.


Smooth and creamy latte is a great choice and one which you should definitely have access to from the comfort of your own home. It is easy to make, and contrary to popular belief, you do not need an espresso machine for it. All you need to do is to fill one-third of a mason jar with milk, seal and shake it until the milk doubles in volume. Then place the milk in the microwave and put it on high heat for thirty to forty-five seconds. Then voila, your milk is ready for your latte coffee.

Iced Coffee

You no longer need to run down to the local café with your friends to get this bad boy. In fact, your friends will be rushing over to your place once you have access to the goods. All you need is a cup of ice or frozen coffee cubes, and a room temperature or chilled cup of coffee. Then, have two tablespoons of cream and milk on hand and add one or two teaspoons of granulated white sugar or simple syrup. Create a layer of flavors from liquor, nutmeg and ice cream and top it off with coffee ice cubes and you will never believe this treat was made at home.

Spiced Coffee

Spice things up every once in a while. Add a little flair to your regular coffee and treat yourself to a spiced coffee. This spicy delight is healthy and easy to make with fresh flavors. You can use ginger, cinnamon, butter and coconut oil, or maple syrup.

Caffe Mocha

You do not need to wait until your lunch break or day off to devour this gem. Purchase a coffee machine and forever live off this treat. Saving plenty of your earnings by making this at home, you can start brewing your cup of coffee while adding chocolate syrup or sweetened cocoa powder to the bottom of a mug. Heat a cup of milk in the microwave and then pour the brewed coffee into the mug, followed by pouring some milk.

Instant Coffee

Save time in the morning by making this refreshing cup of coffee before you head off to work. You no longer have to manage the time you have to pick it up from your local café. Get your morning dose in just five minutes by adding four ingredients. Purchase quality instant coffee, heat up water and measure your instant coffee in a mug. Add a little cold water before you pour in the hot water. Store the extra instant coffee in an airtight container so you can have a taste whenever you want at the drop of a hat.

Irish Coffee

This combination of sweet, whiskey-laced coffee and whipped cream will most certainly add a buzz to the day. It is simple and delicious. To get the cream to float, add two sugar cubes to the glass and then pour over the coffee. Stir thoroughly until the sugar has dissolved completely. Finally, add your whiskey and a layer of whipped cream. Indulge in this Irish coffee by getting the whiskey of your choice. Whether you want a dry, fruity, spiced or booze-filled coffee is entirely up to you. Classic Irish coffee includes Jameson Irish whiskey, spicy Irish Coffee includes Bushmills Black Bush, rich Irish Coffee includes a 12-year-old Knappogue, a super-smooth Irish Coffee includes Teeling Small Batch, and a fruity one contains Green Spot.

Whatever tickles your fancy, your dream coffee can now be forever in your home. Investing in the coffee machines of your choice and having the ingredients on hand will save you so much time and money. Your fancy, expensive café coffee can now be in your very own kitchen.