Cooking With Coffee

Move aside coffee cake we’ve found some great ways to cook with coffee this summer from rubbed burgers to soaked figs.

Read on for more fabulous ideas…

#1 Ultimate Coffee Baked Beans On Toast

Image and recipe from

While doing research for this blog we stumbled upon an article in the Independent by John Quilter. He makes these fabulous coffee baked beans. Perfect for a lazy weekend brunch.

#2 Coffee Rubbed Burgers

Image and recipe from The Chunky Chef

We can’t stop drooling over these little beauties. Perfect for a summer BBQ or a late night pig out.

#3 Cappuccino Pancakes With Mocha Syrup

Image and recipe from Pastry Affair

Everyone likes pancakes and these mix two coffee staples, cappuccino and mocha. The only problem you’ll have is knowing when to stop eating them.

#4 Greek Yogurt with Coffee Fig Compote

Image and recipe from Foodtastic Mom

Perfect as a pick me up breakfast or afternoon lull snack. We’re addicted!

#5 Roasted Marshmallow Coffee Cocktail

Image and recipe from Marlameridith

As always one for the gown ups. You don’t actually cook this one although you do blowtorch the marshmallows so that sort of counts.