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The Classic Taste of Summer: Root Beer Float Frappe

This recipe uses our All Natural Madagascar Vanilla base to capture the classic taste of summer and can be made with non-fat milk to make a fat free treat. MOCAFE™ Root Beer Float Frappe 6.5 tbsp MOCAFE™ All Natural Madagascar Vanilla Base 1.5 oz Torani Root Beer Syrup 5 oz Milk (use fat-free milk for […]

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Iced Azteca D’Oro: Embracing the Warmth

Azteca D’Oro: Embrace the Warmth to Escape the Heat The summer sun is sweltering and the days are lingering. At MOCAFE we are celebrating summer with simple pleasures to beat the Southern California heat, including evening swims in the Pacific Ocean, sun-drenched summer vacations and sipping frappes under the local cafe’s patio umbrella.  Our favorite […]

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Dark Chocolate May Lower Blood Pressure and Pant Sizes

From NPR Food Blog, The Salt. Posted on August 15th Dark chocolate — it’s delicious, and it may be good for your blood pressure. We realize the skinny on chocolate seems too good to be true, but there have been positive signs lately that a bit of the sweet stuff is OK. A few months […]

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Caffeinated Fish?!?!?!

From Specialty Coffee Retailer http://www.specialty-coffee.com Issue Date: , Posted On: 8/6/2012 Caffeine found in seawater off Portland Portland, Ore. has always been a caffeinated town. Now it has the seawater to prove it.A study published in the July edition of Marine Pollution Bulletin says that seawater samples around Portland’s coast showed elevated levels of caffeine. Tests showed up […]

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Summer is here! Iced Raspberry Mocha Recipe inside :-)

Summer came in with a bang and it’s got my mouth watering for drinks so cold that your head spins and you’re literally frozen from tongue to brain. Some of you might know I’m a big fan of chocolate, so when I grab my blender to mix together ice with my favorite mocha ingredients I […]

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My First Part Time Job: Bagel Shop

My first part time job was at a bagel chain.  I used to make samplers for customers to try, but I would often get into an argument with my manager since he did not think it was a sampler, and rather free bites of chocolate chip bagels. I only put the one kind of bagel […]

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Baking with Coffee

I’m sure anyone with culinary training can tell you why when you mix chocolate with coffee that they go hand in hand. This is why my absolute favorite cookie recipe is even more delicious with coffee’s presence—as an ingredient, not as a beverage. Check it out: No-Bake Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies (or, as I call them: […]

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6 Girl Scout Cookie Inspired Milkshakes for Grownups

Posted by Maggie Hoffman, March 20, 2012 at 10:30 AM [Photographs: Robyn Lee] We get really excited about Girl Scout cookie season. And we get really excited about milkshakes, and especially excited about spiked milkshakes. So today we’ve brought them all together in this collection of the ultimate (and we mean ultimate) Girl Scout cookie-inspired milkshakes for grownups. […]

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First Iced Coffee of the Season

We’re in full Spring-mode here in New England, which is a real treat considering the rough winters we endure—and we usually put up with until far into the Spring season. So that’s not to say that come April we won’t see snow or harsh, cold temps and still don our winter garb, but for now, […]

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Famous Coffee

Celebrities endorse everything these days. From makeup to cars to insurance companies. I don’t know any figures on it, but I would imagine companies keep employing them because their image helps significantly move their product. So what if they were pushing coffee? Would it make you want to buy more of it? An article in […]

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