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Vanilla lavender latte with fresh lavender

Vanilla Lavender Latte

Vanilla Lavender Latte ~ this warming drink is made with vanilla bean and lavender buds for a soothing way to start or end a busy day.…

cold brew icebox pie

Easy Cold Brew Icebox Pie

Cold Brew Icebox Pie ~ with its deep dark chocolate crumb crust filled with a refreshing cold brew coffee cream, this easy no bake dessert is what sultry night dreams are made of.…

What to Make Now: Starbucks Copy Cat Recipes

27 Fabulous Starbucks Copy Cat Recipes ~ whenever anything attains cult status there are bound to be copy cats, and every now and then the copies are even better than the originals.  That’s definitely the case with these amazing…

Black Coffee Ice Cream

My Black Coffee Ice Cream recipe is the real deal — no namby pamby coffee flavor here!  This homemade coffee ice cream recipe will satisfy your wildest caffeine cravings.…

Turkish Coffee Popsicles

Turkish Coffee Popsicles

Turkish Coffee Popsicles ~ the first time I had Turkish coffee I was hooked for life.  It’s dark, intense, and lightly spiced with cardamom…it’s a sort of pleasantly harsh experience that makes you feel grown up and worldly, kind…

chocolate dipped espresso shortbread

Turkish Coffee Shortbread Cookies

Turkish Coffee Shortbread Cookies are buttery and delicious with a striking flavor combination of strong coffee and warm cardamom ~ these are cookies to linger over!…

Slab Tiramisu | The View From Great Island 3

No-Bake Slab Tiramisu

No-Bake Slab Tiramisu ~ this cool and creamy tiramisu cake recipe is an effortless way to satisfy a crowd ~ layer it up, and let it hang out in the refrigerator, it’ll get better as it sits!…

iced coffee popsicles 1 | The View from Great Island

Iced Coffee Popsicles

Iced Coffee Popsicles ~ this is the way to get your morning (or evening!) cup of coffee when it’s hot out, these refreshingly caffeinated popsicles are like a long tall drink of iced coffee, on a stick!…

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Cardamom Affogato

Cardamom Affogato is the most casually elegant dessert I can think of, and who can resist a shot of steaming espresso poured over a dish of homemade cardamom ice cream? *This post was sponsored by Starbucks, thank you for…

Espresso Ganache Tart

Three distinct luscious layers of chocolate and espresso make this tart special.  It starts with a dark chocolate cookie crumb crust, followed by a chocolate and espresso ganache center,  topped off with a glossy pool of more dark chocolate. …

Cardamom Coffee Dirty Blondies

These sultry Cardamom Coffee Dirty Blondies are worlds away from your standard  blondie, with smokey undertones of espresso and the sensuous aroma of cardamom ~ but all that just makes them just a little more mysterious. But don’t worry,…

How to Make Turkish Coffee ~ the perfect cup of coffee might not be from Starbucks after all ~ this sensuous brew is full-bodied, fragrant, and utterly delicious.

How to Make Turkish Coffee

How to Make Turkish Coffee ~ the perfect cup of coffee might not be from Starbucks after all ~ this sensuous brew is full-bodied, fragrant, and utterly delicious. My youngest daughter is spending her summer in the Middle East…

Coffee Chocolate Chip Cookies

Coffee Chocolate Chip Cookies are a classic chunky chocolate chip cookie with a hint of caffeine, just to make sure you’re paying attention!…

Coffee Walnut and Hazelnut Cake

Coffee Walnut and Hazelnut Cake is a simple, richly flavored, nutty cake in the European tradition.  Pair it with a great cup of coffee and the morning paper.…