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    1/2 cup hot tap water 2 tbsp instant espresso powder (or 3 tbsp. instant coffee) 32 ladyfingers, split 3 large egg whites, at room temperature 1 cup sugar 3 tbsp cold water 1/4 tsp. cream of tartar 4 oz. mascarpone cheese 4 oz. reduced-fat cream cheese, at room temperature 1 tbsp. semisweet...
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    Harvest restaurant Molasses Brownies

    From the Harvest restaurant, Cambridge, MA Makes 16 Butter (for the pan) 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1 egg 1/4 cup molasses 3 tablespoons butter, melted 1 teaspoon instant espresso or coffee granules mixed with 1 tablespoon water (or 1 tablespoon strong brewed coffee) 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla...
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    Chocolate Espresso Cookies

    This is the perfect treat for chocolate and coffee lovers. 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 3/4 cup brown sugar 1 egg 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 cup espresso coffee shot 4 oz (about 2/3 cup) semi-sweet chocolate chips, melted dash...
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    Espresso Chocolate Cream Pie

    Yield: Makes two pies. 8-10 servings each Ingredients: For crust 2 2/3 cups chocolate wafer crumbs 5/8 cups unsalted butter, melted 1/2 cup sugar --Optional. Substitute store-bought graham cracker or chocolate crumb crusts. For filling 1 1/3 cups sugar 1/2 cup cornstarch 1 teaspoon salt 8...
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    instant espresso powder/substitution?

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    Chewy Brownies

    From Cook's Illustrated. Published March 1, 2010. Makes twenty-four 2-inch brownies. For the chewiest texture, it is important to let the brownies cool thoroughly before cutting. If your baking dish is glass, cool the brownies 10 minutes, then remove them promptly from the pan...
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    Tiramisu Brownies

    12 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped 1 cup butter, softened 1-1/3 cups plus 1/4 cup sugar, divided 8 eggs 1 cup cake flour 1/4 cup instant coffee granules or espresso powder 2 cartons (8 ounces each) Mascarpone cheese 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 teaspoon baking cocoa In a large...
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    Espresso Chocolate Ice Cream

    6 large egg yolks 1/2 cup sugar 2-1/3 cups milk 5 ounces bittersweet Chocolate, coarsely chopped 1tablespoon ground espresso powder Whisk together egg yolks and sugar in medium bowl. Heat 2 cups of the milk to boil in medium saucepan over medium-high heat. Slowly whisk about 1 cup hot milk...
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    Mochaccino Trifle

    1 chocolate cake (mix or homemade), cubed 1/4 cup orange juice 4 cups (1 liter) whipping cream 8 oz semisweet chocolate, chopped 2 tsp espresso powder or instant coffee 3 tbsp custard powder (or 1 vanilla pudding, not instant) 3 tbsp sugar (don't use with pudding mix) 2 1/2 cups milk Place...
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    Coffee Cup Souffles

    1 tbsp. butter, at room temperature 5 tbsp. granulated sugar 1/4 cup cornstarch 3 tbsp. packed light brown sugar 3 tbsp. unsweetened cocoa powder 1 1/2 tsp. instant espresso powder 1/4 tsp. ground cinnamon 1 1/4 cups evaporated fat free milk 2 tsp. vanilla extract 6 large egg whites, at room...
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    Pumpkin Pie Latte Like Starbucks

    makes 1-2 servings Ingredients: 2 cups milk 2 tablespoons canned pumpkin OR 1 teaspoon of Torani Pumpkin Spice Syrup (your choice) 2 tablespoons sugar or sugar substitute - you can halve this amount 2 tablespoons vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1-2 shots espresso (about 1/4 cup...
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    Vanilla Syrup Recipe

    I've been making my own vanilla syrup lately and using it for two things - add to seltzer to make cream soda (adding a bit of half and half is optional), and add to iced espresso, along with half and half to make a Starbucks-like concoction, an iced vanilla latte. The recipes I find call for...
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    Coffee Crunch Cake

    1-1/2 cups sugar 1/4 cup strong brewed coffee or 1 tsp instant espresso dissolved in 1/4 cup hot water 1/4 cup light corn syrup 1 tbsp baking soda, sifted American Sponge Cake Whipped Cream Frosting PreparationTo make the Coffee Crunch, in a very deep, heavy saucepan, combine the sugar, coffee...
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    Chocolate Pound Cake

    * Cook Time: 1 hr 10 min * Level: Intermediate * Yield: 10 to 12 servings Times: Prep 30 min Inactive Prep 1 hr 0 min Cook 1 hr 10 min Total: 2 hr 40 min Ingredients Cake: * 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour * 3/4 cup Dutch...
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    Ingredients: 8 oz mascarpone cheese (or regular cream cheese) 3 oz ladyfingers Some espresso coffee 2 tablespoons sugar 2 eggs 1 tablespoon cocoa powder Tiramisu should be done with mascarpone cheese but if you cannot find it, regular cream cheese will do, although it will not be same, of...
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    Tiramisu Cheesecake

    Yield: 1 servings CRUST 2 tb Butter melted 1/2 ts Instant espresso powder 1 c Vanilla-wafer crumbs FILLING 24 oz Cream cheese, or Neufchatel Cheese 8 oz Mascarpone cheese 1 2/3 c Sugar 4 lg Eggs, Room Temp. 1 ts Vanilla extract 1 pn Salt 2 ts Instant espresso powder 1 tb Hot water...
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    Thai Iced Coffee

    1/4 cup hot espresso or very strong brewed coffee 5 teaspoons fat-free sweetened condensed mik 2 tablespoons hot water dash of cardamon Combine all ingredients; stir well. Cool completely; chill in refrigerator. Serve over ice.
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    Chocolate Espresso Christmas Cookies

    1/2 cup butter 4 ounces unsweetened chocolate 1/2 cup crushed or chopped chocolate covered espresso beans, divided 4 eggs 2 1/2 cups sugar 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 cup cocoa powder, stirred or sifted 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1...
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    Hot Chocolate Espresso

    1/2 cup strong hot coffee 1 to 3 teaspoons sugar (optional) 1/2 cup cream, or 1/4 cup half-and-half and 1/4 cup milk 1 1/2 teaspoons unsweetened cocoa whipped cream 1 tablespoon milk chocolate, grated cinnamon stick Not for the worried weight watcher, this creamy drink is pure...

    Chicken and Rice with Yogurt Sauce

    (makes 4 servings) This chicken dish is Spanish in origin, yet uses short grained Italian Arborio rice, the same rice that's used to make risotto. The result is a superb one-dish meal. All you need to finish your dinner is a light dessert like fresh fruit and fat free cheese or frozen grapes. A...