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Black Forest Coffee Recipe and More

Updated on November 2, 2011

Cup of Coffee

Can you stop with one cup of coffee?
Can you stop with one cup of coffee?

Coffee Is No Longer One Flavor

Remember the day when you ordered a cup of coffee and that is just what it was. Fresh ground brewed coffee or if you weren’t so lucky, instant coffee. Not that the taste of instant coffee is bad, but it doesn’t compare to home brewed coffee.

Back in the day, here was no such thing as a Starbucks or any other place serving gourmet flavored coffee. Coffee came in one flavor. But that is a thing of the past. This rich hot and even cold beverage can be made and bought in a wide assortment of flavors. It can be so disguised, that you wouldn’t even know it was coffee.

Below I will share with you a recipe for Black Forest Coffee along with a couple other recipes.

Black Forest Coffee Looks Like Dessert

This is great for an evening drink.
This is great for an evening drink.

Black Forest Coffee


6 to 8 ounces of fresh brewed coffee

1 1/4 Tablespoons maraschino cherry juice

One maraschino cherry

2 Tablespoons Chocolate syrup

Whipped cream

Chocolate that has been shaved


Combine coffee, the syrup and cherry juice in a cup. Mix well. Top with whipped cream, chocolate shavings and a cherry on top.

Gourmet Coffee

Black Forest Cake Coffee, 1 lb.
Black Forest Cake Coffee, 1 lb.

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Iced Mocha

Have a cool refreshing glass of Mocha Cappuccino
Have a cool refreshing glass of Mocha Cappuccino

Cool Refreshing Mocha Cappuccino


1 (8 oz. ) cup hot double espresso or very strong coffee

1 1/4 Tablespoons chocolate syrup

1/4 cup half-and-hal

4 to 5 large ice cubes


Mix the chocolate syrup into the coffee until well blended. Then in a blender, combine the coffee, half-and-half and the ice cubes. Blend at high speed for 2 to 3 minutes. Serve immediately in a tall, cold glass. This recipe yields 1 serving.

Funny Starbucks Coffee Commercial

Spiced Orange Zest Coffee


6 Cloves

6 Julienne slices orange zest

3/4 Cup Brown sugar, firmly packed

3 Cinnamon sticks

6 Tablespoons ground Coffee

6 Cups water


In a large saucepan, heat the water with the brown sugar, cinnamon sticks, and cloves over moderately high heat until the mixture is hot. But do not let it boil.

Add the coffee, bring the mixture to a boil, and boil it, stirring occasionally, for 3 minutes. Strain the coffee through a fine sieve and serve in coffee cups with the orange zest.

Find 89 Coffee Recipes that you can make from the link above. Even better, find the Recipe Collection 1 within this site.

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      Sandy Mertens 6 years ago from Wisconsin, USA

      Glad you enjoyed this Mike.

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      Mike Teddleton 6 years ago from Midwest USA

      The Starbucks coffee add is funny however, your coffee recipe sounds great.

      Your Cool Refeshing Mocha Cappuccino recipe sounds like heaven in a glass, thanks for sharing. Mike

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      Sandy Mertens 6 years ago from Wisconsin, USA

      Thanks for the comments. That is a great video.

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      Moon Daisy 6 years ago from London

      I love coffee. It's one of my guilty pleasures. :) And the black forest one sounds amazing! I don't like milk in my coffee, so not so keen on the mocha one, but I think I can cope with a little cream on top of my black coffee and some chocolate and cherries. Thanks. Voted up.

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      CMHypno 6 years ago from Other Side of the Sun

      Coffee is way too complicated these days, but these sound like delicious coffee recipes SandySpider! I will have to try them out very soon

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      RTalloni 6 years ago from the short journey

      Love good coffee. I don't often miss the cow milk products that I am allergic to, but when I see recipes like this...mmmm-hmmm.

      Funny vid...too bad coffee isn't really that powerful. :)

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      moonlake 6 years ago from America

      This coffee sounds great. Have to try it.

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      Sandy Mertens 7 years ago from Wisconsin, USA

      Half-and-half is half cream and half milk. You can buy it that way.

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      Tony McGregor 7 years ago from South Africa

      Love the sound of the Black Forest coffee! The mocha sounds great too. What is "half-and-half"?

      Thanks for sharing.

      I'm a coffee snob/addict so I've bookmarked this, of course!

      Love and peace


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      sahnov 7 years ago

      I love this Black Forest Coffee one Sandy, and also will try a new recipe of Cool Refreshing Mocha Cappuccino its like sound so tasty. Nice hub...

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      pddm67 8 years ago from Queens, New York

      Awesome hub and recipes!!! Coffee is my drink of choice (as I sit here with an iced latte) and those look soo yummy - especially the black forest coffee. A definite bookmark and am adding maraschino cherries to the shopping list. Rock on!

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      Springboard 8 years ago from Wisconsin

      I drink coffee incessantly, and probably end up going through at least a pot a day on average. Just love it. And it's true there are many more ways to have it nowadays than just the traditional way. A very simple coffee drink my wife very much enjoys is just one packet of Swiss Miss hot chocolate mix and a cup of coffee. It's basically hot chocolate, but it's got that caffeine kick and actually does taste better than making hot chocolate with just hot water.

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      prasetio30 8 years ago from malang-indonesia

      I like Black forest cake very much. Chocolate made me to eat more and more. I also like this drink recipes. Thanks

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      Holle Abee 8 years ago from Georgia

      These all sound great - especially the Black Forest coffee drink!

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      jacobkuttyta 8 years ago from Delhi, India

      I like coffee occationally

      Nice and informative hub

      Thanks a lot

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      lou16 8 years ago

      Ooooohhhh that Black Forest coffee sounds divine, I'm looking at my plain cup of coffee with disappointment right now!

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      suziecat7 8 years ago from Asheville, NC

      I love coffee od any kind and these sound great especially the black forest coffe. I'll try it. Thanks.