No one can describe the importance of coffee better than a die-hard coffee fan. For them, it’s not just a beverage. It’s an unforgettable experience with each sip. Coffee can be a very helpful stress reliever for some. For others, it can be the perfect go-to drink in order to satisfy their cravings. Reasons may be many but occasions to celebrate this beverage can come only once a year. This October 1st, the world is celebrating International Coffee Day. So how should you make this day special? We suggest you grab a book and try your favourite coffee cup in the comfort of your home. If you are a coffee lover, who likes to make your own cuppa, try these irresistible classic recipes on International Coffee Day.
1. Cold Coffee
Nothing else can possibly enchant a person who has taken a liking for cold coffee. A well-brewed cup or glass can be one of the most refreshing drinks to have. There are two major ways to brew it: hot and cold.
Cold coffee is easy to make
2. Filter Coffee
Do not underestimate this oh-so-popular South Indian recipe. Chances are, once lost in its taste, you won’t find yourself back. Add two teaspoons of powder to the filter coffee maker. Pour half a cup of water. Let it settle for 15 minutes.
Filter coffee is a famous South Indian coffee
This has to be one of the most-liked classic Italian desserts out there. It includes sponge biscuits dipped in a coffee mix. Add Mascarpone cheese, fresh cream and dark chocolate to indulge in this magical treat.
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Want to try something really classic? Nothing beats a cup of cappuccino. Add milk to cups of strongly brewed coffee. Sprinkle ground cinnamon to get the cafe-style flavour into your drink.
5. Coffee Mousse
Not getting enough of a kick with your cup of coffee? Include this sweetened coffee dessert to satiate yourself. You will need milk, egg yolks, castor sugar, cake slices, cream and, of course, coffee beans.
Coffee mousse can be made at home
6. Chocolate Coffee Truffle
You can’t miss this truffle recipe. Coffee takes the game a few notches higher. The soft gooey chocolaty centre will melt your heart once you smell the hint of coffee in it.
Coffee truffles are delicious
7. Coffee Walnut Cake
Strike the perfect balance between a nutty texture and a coffee-licious taste with a coffee walnut cake. Enjoy the crunchy walnuts while getting lost in the aroma of coffee.