Sweet Dreams

It’s 2:30 in the morning and I’m thinking about coffee…

Coffee in any way, shape, or form.  Except instant.  Good coffee takes time.  I don’t want to think about time right now.  I want to think about coffee…

But, all I can do is wish… want… wait… for a rich, robust, rakish cup of coffee.  (I like the idea of jaunty java.)  In desperation, I dig out the attempted art shot.

Premeditated coffee consumption does NOT cure insomnia.  I’ll share a recipe instead…

White Chocolate Mocha

2/3 c. heavy cream

3 oz. white chocolate

1/3 c. milk chocolate chips

In a small saucepan or microwave proof bowl, heat cream until hot but not boiling.  Add the chocolates and let sit for 2 minutes; stir until well-mixed.  Store in a tightly covered glass jar in the fridge for up to a week.

To prepare one serving of White Chocolate Mocha:  Stir 1/4 cup of the “mix” in 6 to 8 ounces of strong coffee.  If desired, top with a dollop of whipped cream.  Garnish with a dusting of cocoa or a sprinkle of cinnamon.  Add a mountain of chocolate curls if you like.  Turn off your cell phone.  Send the kids (or grandkids) outside to play.  Dispatch the hubby to the hardware store.  Sit back, relax, and ENJOY…


I will be dreaming of this when sleep comes… Good night.  Happy Saturday.

13 thoughts on “Sweet Dreams

  1. Pingback: Not Your Average Joe (Two Tone Chocolate Mocha) « a little lunch

  2. Kimby, what a fabulous post! I loved the shots of the mocha pot! I have one myself which I can’t live without! Your recipe for white chocolate mocha elicited such cravings, I just had to tweet it! You know, I get insomnia if I don’t drink coffee! Thank you for linking up and for joining the Coffee Revolution!

    • My pleasure, Bella! I broke out the Bialetti after I read your post and celebrated “the revolution” with a cup of steaming, hot java (which I’m sure I’ll be paying for later tonight, lol.)
      ~ Kim

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