Love Cappuccino? Try These 5 Espresso-Infused Desserts

Coffee-based desserts are nothing new in the world of baking and confections, but most often, people end up ordering coffee-flavour tiramisu. Cappuccino, being rich in flavour, is made from roasted espresso coffee which is perfect to infuse bold notes in your dessert recipes. It pairs impeccably with chocolate, caramel, and other sweet combinations. 

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Though you cannot add espresso in large quantities or the dessert will taste bitter, you can experiment with 1-2 tablespoons of it, and later, add more if you like its strong flavours. A couple of delectables that will remind you of a hot cup of cappuccino are listed below. Try these out for your next kitty party or to surprise coffee lovers among your friends and family. 

Chocolate Cappuccino Cake

Chocolate and cappuccino is an adventurous blend that will only leave you in gastronomical heaven. This delicious combination is a recipe for a hit dessert that will surely help you do away with sleeping. Rustic notes of coffee paired with moist layers of chocolate make this cake among the best sweet indulgences. You can top it with buttercream icing or dust the cake with cocoa powder and powdered sugar. One bite of it, and you won’t be able to stop yourself from eating the whole dessert.

Cappuccino Mousse

If you haven’t tried coffee-flavoured mousse, you cannot call yourself a sweet tooth or coffee lover. This recipe of mousse is lightweight and fluffy but the strong notes of coffee are jolting. It is an amalgamation of chocolate paired with other ingredients that make it tempting for everyone. Once you have prepared the mousse, dust it off with some cocoa powder, and it will be good to go. It has the potential to be a great hit at a party.

Cappuccino Pudding

Chocolate pudding is everyone’s favourite and can easily be found in any bakery. However, you can make it more enriching by adding espresso to its recipe. Before your mixture is ready to be set, add a tablespoon of espresso to it and mix it well. The strong flavours from the coffee will impeccably blend with the smooth and creamy texture of chocolate and milk. You can serve it with ice cream or whipped cream. 

Cappuccino Ice Cream Sandwich

One of the easiest pairings of ice cream is with biscuits to make an ice cream sandwich. You can give this dish a twist by infusing the ice cream with espresso. The coffee-flavoured ice cream will leave your taste buds tantalised. You can add a few chocolate scraps on the sides of the ice cream before serving the sandwich. This sweet treat will instantly grab the attention of everyone in a gathering.

Cappuccino Brownies

Mixing coffee with brownies is a recipe of velvety smooth sweet delicacy. Try baking these at home and the entire space will be filled with the tempting fragrance of coffee and chocolate. Your neighbours will come rushing to get a sneak peek of what you are making. Since you are adding both coffee and chocolate, make sure to adjust the amount of sugar and serve it with ice cream.