Posts tagged ‘mocha’

March 11th, 2014

Mocha Chia Seed Pudding

by Lauren


Chris hates coffee, but he will take a quick shot of espresso in one gulp to get a boost. I think the fancy new coffee machine by parents got me for my birthday is wearing him down, bit by bit. Soon, I’ll have him sipping a whole cup slowly on Saturday mornings with me.

I thought adding chocolate to coffee would help ease him into it. My math skills failed me yet again though: chocolate + anything = great. Nope, … Read more...

December 20th, 2011

Christmas M&M Mocha Cookies

by Lauren

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So here you have it, LYK Christmas dessert #4. Filled with coffee, chocolate and candy.

First we had these minty delights.

Then this chocolaty wonder.

Next up were these crunchy fruit n’ nut cookies.

And last but not least, this awesomely gooey, chocolaty and filled with coffee flavor Christmas cookie.

Ina Garten always, and I mean always, adds instant coffee to her chocolate baked goods.

I’ve been oh so curious as to why … Read more...