Easy Coffee Dessert Recipes You Might Want to Try

Coffee is one of the most popular drinks in the world. Its distribution is massive; it can be found on every corner of the planet and is enjoyed by all. The consensus among coffee drinkers is that coffee is best served hot, steamy, and after a nice meal (or alternatively first thing in the morning when you have an empty stomach and are frantically rushing to work). Coffee is incredibly versatile, however, and can also be enjoyed as a tasty dessert.

In this article, we are going to present to you a few easy coffee dessert recipes that you might want to try.

caramel coffee cake
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Affogato

Affogato is a very popular Italian dessert. This dessert, which contains vanilla ice cream, coffee, and sometimes chocolate, is delicious. Affogatos are very commonly enjoyed after meals or just as a delicious snack on a summer’s day. Affogatos are very straightforward, easy to make, and can still be enjoyed as a coffee if you feel like drinking one. They are sold quite widely if you do not want to make one yourself, though we do think that homemade affogato’s taste considerably better than those you might buy in a shop.

affogato in glass
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Tiramisu

Tiramisu, which is made up of heavy cream, sugar, egg, mascarpone, liqueur, coffee, ladyfingers, and cacao powder is enjoyed both as a creamy dessert and an ice cream. Tiramisu is perhaps one of the most popular coffee-related desserts and is enjoyed all over the world. Tiramisu can be found in the freezer aisle of every single grocery store in the world – it is fantastic and very delicious. If you are into coffee-flavored desserts, then tiramisu is definitely the dessert for you. Tiramisu is best made fresh, as opposed to bought, so give it a go.

Coffee Cake

Coffee is not only delicious in drinks combined with ice cream and creamy desserts, but also in cakes. When we say coffee cake, we do not mean a cake best paired with coffee, but rather a cake flavored with coffee. Coffee cakes are very straightforward and, according to the cooking specialist from Corriecooks, very easy to bake. Coffee cakes are a fantastic way for you to introduce coffee into a dessert, and they are often made much in the same way that a traditional cake would be. Coffee cakes are often combined with caramel to create a delicious, oozy coffee caramel fusion.

You can make coffee cakes at home and do not need that many ingredients – you will likely have everything in your pantry for you to make. Coffee cakes are great.

You can make coffee cakes at home and do not need that many ingredients – you will likely have everything in your pantry already for you to make. Coffee cakes are great.

Coffee Flan

Coffee flan is a variation of the traditional flan recipe that originates in Spain. You make coffee flan much in the same way that you make a traditional flan, except you add concentrated coffee in. This is a delicious dessert and one that is very easy to make. We’re confident that once you try it you will be hooked!

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Coffee-infused desserts are a personal favorite of this author. I hope that you have enjoyed this article and that, moving forward, you will give some of them a go (thank me later). Thank you for reading this!

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Dorian Bodnariuc

My name is Dorian and I am a former barista. I consume coffee in any form, as a beverage, in savory recipes and desserts. My favorite caffeinated beverage is the espresso. I love to share my coffee brewing knowledge and my geeky coffee research. This blog is one of the places I write about coffee. More about Dorian... If you want to learn more about this site and how I started it, check our About Me page, where I explain all about it.