Coffee Drinks Recipes

Hot. Frozen. Iced. These 5-star coffee drinks will open your eyes to all the delicious ways to enjoy your joe.

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Cappuccino Cooler

Rating: 4.5 stars 66
The combination of coffee, chocolate ice cream, chocolate syrup and whipped cream makes this a perfect pick-me-up drink!

Mayan Mocha Powder

Rating: 4.5 stars 9
Years ago I worked in a little coffee shop. We had a powdered cocoa mix with spices that was called Mexican Spiced Cocoa. On the can were directions for mixing it with espresso to get Mayan Mocha. I fell IN LOVE with that drink and have been searching for a replacement ever since. The coffee shop inside Hastings has a similar drink, but won't sell the mix to me for home use. So I researched a little, tested a little, and came up with this. To serve, stir 1/4 cup mix with 1 cup hot water and stir.
By JJGammon

Cold-Brewed Coffee

Rating: 4.5 stars 34
Coffee brewed slowly in cold water is less acidic than hot brewed. You can use this concentrate straight over ice or microwave half a mug coffee and then add a half cup of boiling water for quick hot coffee. Develop your own ratio of coffee to water for your custom brew.

Iced Mochas

Rating: 4.5 stars 258
All of my friends rave about these frosty drinks. I pour my leftover coffee in ice cube trays and keep them on hand all the time. You can make fun squiggly designs on insides of glasses with chocolate syrup, before pouring mochas. Top with whipped cream.

Sous Vide "Cold Brew" Coffee

This method mimics the traditional time-consuming method of making cold-brew coffee in the fridge, but in 2 hours instead of 24! The warm water temperature is kept low enough to speed up the cold-brew process, but not hot enough to release the bitter, acidic flavors you get from hot-brewed drip coffee. The result is a super smooth brew that you'll want to make again and again. Use your favorite fresh-ground coffee for best results.

Easy Iced Coffee

Rating: 4.5 stars 501
Iced coffee made easy with milk, instant coffee, and a touch of sugar.
By Allrecipes Member

Flavored Latte

Rating: 5 stars 16
Use this basic recipe to make your favorite flavored latte with a home espresso machine.

How to Make the Best Iced Coffee at Home

Master iced coffee once and for all. 
By Melanie Fincher

What Is Chicory and Why Is It in My Coffee?

This popular New Orleans pick-me-up is a breeze to make at home.
By Karla Walsh

Irish Coffee

Rating: 4.5 stars 40
Fresh hot coffee gets a little added pep with the addition of Irish whiskey and Irish cream.
By Allrecipes Member

Cafe Latte

Rating: 4.5 stars 40
This is for all fellow coffee drinkers. I love lattes but buying them can be pricey. So here's a recipe so you can make your own.

Inspiration and Ideas

Chocolate Coffee Kiss
Rating: Unrated 14
"Tastes just like a gingerbread cookie was dunked in my coffee! Very easy to make. I didn't have whipped cream but I'm sure that would make it 6 stars." – Lynda Nelson
How to Make Cold Brew Coffee at Home and Save Money
Cold-brewed coffee has become a coffeehouse hit, but those prices aren't. See how easy it is to save money by making cold brew coffee at home.
Delicious Homemade Iced Coffee
Rating: 4.5 stars 4

I based this homemade iced coffee on Starbucksu0026reg; bottled Frappuccinou0026reg;. My husband and I love it and our fridge is never without a pitcher of this super easy, frugal alternative to the expensive stuff. Even though winter's coming and we live in Pennsylvania's Lake Erie snowbelt, we drink this year-round as an alternative to soda and other soft drinks. This particular recipe lends itself to endless variations limited only by your imagination!