Whether they are fried, baked, or steamed, we all love to eat snacks, don’t we?
We all can truly understand how wonderful and appealing it gets to have a plate full of snacks with a steaming hot cup of coffee.
It can be easily said that coffee and snacks are simply incomplete without each other. A few items taste so delicious with coffee that they totally seem like a match made in heaven.
Without any further ado, let’s read through the following snacks that taste absolutely brilliant with coffee.
1. Cranberry Pistachio Granola
Cranberry Pistachio Granola is a mixture containing brown sugar, olive oil, seed kernels of raw sunflower, honey, rolled oats, small pieces of pistachio, vanilla, almond extracts, cinnamon, and kosher salt.
This dish is baked, is healthy, and will definitely taste good with coffee especially if you are into drinking bulk coffee. When you have this brown golden snack backed by coffee, your coffee is definitely going to taste great.
2. Coffee cake
Another snack that would taste good with a hot cup of coffee has to be coffee cake. A coffee cake is neither flaky nor sweet. It has a perfect combination of deliciousness. This type of combination is quite popular in various western and European countries.
3. Grilled cottage cheese
Grilled cottage cheese is a typical snack consumed in south Asian countries. It tastes incredibly good. When you marinate this cottage cheese in herbs and spices, then grill them on a griller, and serve it in your brunch with a hot cup of coffee, you are sure to garner lots of compliments on your dish. This dish can simply taste outstanding with stok cold brew coffee.
4. Egg and cheese sandwich
Is there anything better than a fluffy omelet and a gooey cheese sandwich smashed between two grilled slices of bread and coupled with a hot cup of coffee?
This combination of sandwiches and eggs with coffee has been popular for several years now. It is a very easy dish to prepare and you are bound to enjoy it during your snack time.
5. Potato Wedges
Potato wedges are one of the crispiest and tastiest dishes to snack on. Long slices of potatoes are deep-fried in the oil so that they are made crispy and crunchy (just what heaven must taste like, eh!).
Later on, they are seasoned with top salt, herb, or pepper and are accompanied by a dip of cheese or mayo sauce that tastes great with a cup of coffee.
Murukku is a crispy snack that tastes as amazing as it sounds. This dish is made of rice and gram flour along with green chilies and cumin. Murukku is a crispy snack but as soon as you place it in your mouth, it simply starts melting.
When you have this crispy murukku with a hot cup of coffee, we promise you will have a fresh mind.
Imagine how good a paste of corn, onion, ginger, green chilies, and coriander will taste together. Well, you can have all of these ingredients in a small crispy ball. Corn fritters are your ultimate go-to snacks and they will taste mind-blowing during your break time. You can try these fritters with a cup of hot coffee or tea.
Tapioca fritters are another classic snack devoured largely in south Asian countries. They are prepared with a mixture of sago, potatoes, green chilies, peanuts, and coriander leaves. Then they are deep-fried to perfect crispness. They taste good with either a cup of hot coffee or tea.
If you are looking to widen your coffee preference, we have a little extra bonus for you.
Different types of coffees include:
Black coffee is one of the most popular and loved coffee types in the world. It is very easy to prepare as it involves adding just a spoonful of ground coffee beans and into your hot cup of water and stir it to perfection. And voila, your black coffee is ready. You can also add a teaspoon of sugar if you need it.
Latte is one of the most popular coffees in the entire world. It contains a shot of espresso and boiled milk with a light texture of creamy foam on top. You can order a plain latte or flavored one, such as vanilla or pumpkin spice.
The major difference between a latte and a cappuccino is that the cappuccino consists of more foam than steamed milk. Cocoa powder or cinnamon is often sprinkled on the top of a cappuccino. Sometimes you might find a difference in the taste as cappuccinos are made using cream instead of milk.
The similarities between americano and black coffee are plenty. Americano consists of an espresso shot mixed in a hot cup of water.
A small pro tip- whenever you prepare americano, first add espresso and then add hot water to it.
5. Espresso and Doppio
You can either consume an espresso solo or use it as a foundation, as used in most of the coffees like latte and macchiatos.
Doppio is nothing but a double shot of espresso. If you prefer an extra pep in your recipe, then doppio is the perfect option.
The term ‘red eye’ is derived from pesky midnight flights. The red-eye is the solution for any kind of tiresome morning. A hot cup of coffee mixed with a shot of espresso is also pretty good for your heart.
If you are a chocolate lover then this is the best coffee for you. Mocha is a chocolate drink with a shot of espresso and steamed milk with foam.
8. Cold-brew coffee
Cold brew coffee is the trendiest cold coffee among other drinks. Cold-brew coffees are prepared by steeping the coffee beans for 6 to 36 hours depending on how strong you want your coffee. Once the steeping step is done, you can add some cold milk or cream for it to better taste. Stok cold brew coffee is considered to be the best cold coffee in the world.
If you are wondering how many types of coffee beans are available in the market, we’ve got you covered even for that!
Arabica is one of the most popular coffee beans in the entire world. If you ask experts how to choose the best coffee beans, many would prefer Arabic coffee beans because of the way it tastes.
The beans of coffee arabica are mostly used for a simple black coffee because they are sweeter compared to other coffee beans. This is why you can directly drink it. These beans have less caffeine as compared to Robusta beans.
While Arabic beans are the most popular and expensive beans, Robusta beans, on the other hand, are comparatively cheaper and stronger because they have a bitter taste.
If you are feeling sleepy or are experiencing fatigue in the morning, then you should drink coffee made with robusta beans. Since it is quite strong, it will make you feel fresh.