Did you know that you can use the coffee beans we offer for more than just brewing delicious coffee? As well as having a rich taste and moreish texture, roasted coffee bean snacks also provide all the great benefits you’d find in a cup coffee; including antioxidants, fibre, and that beloved caffeine kick!
Want to try coffee in a new and exciting way? Well, here are three great coffee bean snack recipes that you can easily do at home.
Coffee beans covered in chocolate are a perfect snack for on-the-go! The classic method is to combine medium roasted coffee beans with a high-quality dark chocolate, however, other types of chocolate work amazingly as well! The recipe below is a fantastic base recipe that you can add to and tweak to suit your individual taste or mood. Feel like something spicy? Try adding a little chili. Feeling a little Christmassy? Throw in a hint of cinnamon.
Little tip for you though. If you choose to use white or sweet flavoured chocolate, combine it with a dark roasted coffee bean to balance out the flavours.
Chocolate-Covered Coffee Beans Recipe
This super-easy snack owes his name to its look. Before you cut it into bite-size pieces, the mixture looks like – you may have guessed it – a rocky road. This is an incredibly simple treat to make and ideal if you want to make large amounts – a true crowd feeder! This recipe gives you plenty of opportunities and options when it comes to customising it to suit personal tastes. All you need to do is add any treats you like to the chocolate mix! The inclusion of coffee beans in amongst an assortment of sweet and salty ingredients balances out the flavours wonderfully, making them an unmissable ingredient.
Coffee Bean Rocky Road Recipe
If you are looking for a healthy energy kick, these stuffed energy balls are just the recipe for you. The coffee bean in the middle not only gives them a great flavour but also an exciting CRUNCH! Once prepared, you can store them in the fridge for up to two weeks or just keep them in the freezer!
Stuffed Caffè Mocha Energy Balls Recipe