Tag Archives: Cocoa

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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Brought Mocafe to the Office!

I recently brought in a few MOCAFE drink samples to my office, unannounced. I stuck them in this wicker basket in our communal kitchen, which is usually reserved for boring candies, and it was just about empty, anyway. I acted like Secret Santa and told no one of my goodies delivery—not until later when people […]

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A Holiday Warning

Can you believe it’s November? I feel like I blinked and summer was over. The leaves have changed, we’ve handed out the Halloween candy, and now the countdown is on to the best holiday of the year — Thanksgiving! I love Thanksgiving. There’s no agenda, no gifts to buy. Just friends and family around a […]

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Cocoa Marshmallow Bars

A good friend of mine recently had a baby, and when I go to visit her I’d love to bring her something to eat. One less thing for her to worry about! The problem, however, is that she is gluten-intolerant, so finding things she can eat can be challenging. One thing I do know, though, […]

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Holy Mole

I’m a big fan of Mexican food, but I don’t make a ton of it myself. I have a Busy-Night burrito recipe that I use often, and if I have some time, I make an enchilada recipe passed down from my mom that is really delicious. But I’ve never branched out from there. But I’m […]

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Mocafe Chai/Cocoa Giveaway on These Little Moments!

Today I am thrilled to be teaming up with Mocafe to offer a Chai Giveaway worth $50!!! I wish I could enter myself. Y’all know my deep devotion to this magical drink. Entering is easy, and you have three chances to win! Head on over to my blog These Little Moments for you chance to […]

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Cocoa Chip Cookies

Cocoa Chip Cookies By Jennifer (Novelista Barista) If you are anything like I am and love chocolate, then you will love this idea. I know plain chocolate chip cookies are amazing themselves, but after trying the Dominican Sweet Chocolate (http://www.mocafe.net/product/Dominican_Sweet_Ground_Chocolate/7427.aspx#) from MoCafe, I was in an experimental mood and wanted to see what kind of […]

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Hot Chocolate Summer Style

Hot Chocolate Summer Style By Jennifer (Novelista Barista) I just looked at the Weatherbug for tomorrow in New York and the sun has a cactus next to it…. Air conditioning, Iced and Frozen are the only words I want to hear over the next couple of days. If you are like me and love hot […]

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