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3 Delicious Coffee Recipes to Perk You Up This Winter

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The snow might be falling and the temperatures dropping, but you can stay warm and toasty indoors this winter with a hot cup of delectable coffee. When the afternoon slump catches up with you, try out one of these simple, delicious coffee recipes at home!

Simple Mocha Coffee


Recipe Source: Johanna Adams

Nothing tastes better on a chilly day than a soothing combination of chocolate and coffee. This mocha recipe is super easy and only requires a few ingredients.

What you need:

  • 1 cup of brewed coffee
  • 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 2 tablespoons of milk
  • 1 tablespoon white sugar


Pour yourself a cup of hot coffee, stir in the cocoa powder, milk, and sugar, and enjoy! You can view the full recipe here.

Peppermint Chocolate Coffee


Recipe Source: Paula Deen

If you love peppermint, this might be your new favorite coffee drink. If you’re watching calories, leave off the whipped cream and chocolate shavings!

What you need:

  • 1/2 cup hot brewed coffee
  • 1 tablespoon chocolate syrup
  • 2 tablespoons peppermint syrup or peppermint baking chips
  • Whipped cream and chocolate shavings for garnish (optional)


Add the coffee, chocolate syrup, and peppermint to a coffee mug, stir. Top with whipped cream and chocolate shavings. View the full recipe here.

Gingerbread Latte

Gingerbread Latte Coffee  - Coffee Mills

Recipe Source: The Arizona Buleys

Do you have an espresso maker sitting around that you’ve been dying to use? Here’s your chance! This spicy, festive coffee is a big hit during the holiday season but it is scrumptious all year round.

What you need:

  • 2 fluid ounces espresso
  • 1/2 cup milk, steamed
  • 2 tablespoons gingerbread syrup
  • 1 pinch ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla powder
  • 1 pinch ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 cup whipped cream


Combine espresso and flavored syrup in a mug. Pour in steamed milk. Top with a dollop of whipped cream and sprinkle with vanilla, cinnamon, and nutmeg. View the full recipe here.

Searching for more simple coffee recipes you can make at home? Head over to Coffee Mill and look around or learn more about Coffee Mill’s break room services and share the happiness of a delicious cup of coffee with your office!