Combine the best of both worlds – dessert and after-dinner coffee – in these recipes which all have one thing in common: a good kick of caffeine!
1.Coffee pannacotta with hazelnut ricciarelli
Creamy, soft pannacotta and crisp, crunchy ricciarelli biscuits – this Italian dessert is a match made in heaven.
2. Irish cream tiramisu
The added richness of Baileys takes this tiramisu recipe to a whole new level. It’s really easy too: assemble the ingredients in 25 minutes, then leave to chill until ready to serve.
4. Liqueur coffee
Make an Irish, Italian or Caribbean liqueur coffee – just choose your favourite spirit. And don’t forget the frothy whipped cream topping!
5. Chocolate and coffee swiss roll
Adding coffee to the cream takes this from a family favourite to a grown-up pudding.
6. Baileys coffee and ice cream
The easiest cheat’s dessert recipe: ice cream, coffee, Baileys and a sprinkling of flaked almonds.
7. Mini coffee and walnut cakes
You could make 16 mini coffee cakes (which would be perfect for afternoon tea) or make one BIG cake for a birthday or gathering. Either way, this coffee cake recipe with a walnut praline and whisky buttercream is out of this world.
8. Coffee créme caramel with espresso and Frangelico syrup
There’s nothing more satisfying than making your own créme caramel – this one is made even better with an espresso and Frangelico syrup.
9. Chocolate tiramisu cake
We’ve reimagined the classic Italian dessert into a decadent celebration cake made of chocolate sponge and amaretto icing.
10. Flat white martini
Add Baileys for a delicious twist on the classic espresso martini.
11. Classic Italian affogato
The Italians do the simple things well and this dessert is a fantastic example of that. All you need is coffee, condensed milk, double cream and biscotti!
12. Individual tiramisu pots
Make individual tiramisu pots for your dinner party guests – it’s a daintier way to serve up this classic Italian dessert.
14. Mocha and hazelnut cake
Chocolate, coffee and hazelnuts unite in this simple but great-tasting sandwich cake.
15. Hazelnut meringue nests with coffee cream
You can use shop-bought meringue nests to make this dessert recipe even speedier.
Need more caffeine? Take a look at all our coffee recipes.