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Foods With Coffee/Tea as an Ingredient

From chai ice cream to coffee truffles, this collection of food recipes covers the culinary uses of coffee and tea.

Mocha Recipes
From mocha lattes and iced caffe mochas to coffee chocolates, mocha cake and more, this collection of mocha recipes covers the flavor profile of 'mocha' in both foods and drinks.

Coffee Ice Cream Recipes
Check out the top coffee ice cream recipes on About.com, including Kahlua & Espresso Ice Cream, Coffee Gelato, Coffee Ice Cream with Espresso Brittle Swirl, and more.

Tea Ice Cream Recipes
Although coffee ice cream very is popular in America, tea ice cream is just beginning to get a name for itself. Explore tea ice cream recipes from Japan, Italy and beyond in this tea ice cream recipe collection.

More Coffee Dessert Recipes
Learn to make Brazilian Coffee Cookies, Cappuccino Muffins, Chocolate Coffee Clusters, Kahlua Brownies, Espresso Cheesecake and more with this collection of coffee dessert recipes.

Apple Tea Granita Recipe
This Apple Tea Granita recipe combines black tea with apple cider for a healthy frozen dessert or snack.

Berry Green Tea Smoothie Recipe
This Berry Green Tea Smoothie recipe combines low-fat milk, frozen berries, frozen banana and matcha powdered green tea into one quick, energy-boosting, healthy smoothie.

Caramel Latte Granita Recipe
This easy Caramel Latte Granita recipe is a blend of two very popular indulgences. One is the Italian granita (a frozen, slushie-like sweet). The other is the American variation on an Italian classic--the caramel latte. Together, they make a fantastically bittersweet, rich dessert reminiscent of a frozen, blended caramel latte.

Chai Frosting Recipe
This easy Chai Frosting recipe is naturally flavored with instant chai concentrate and masala chai ("chai tea") spices. You can use it as cake icing, or you can use it to frost cookies, cupcakes or other sweets.

Chocolate Chai Coffee Granita Recipe
Iced mochas meet tea when this frozen Chocolate Chai Coffee granita recipe combines coffee with masala chai (or "chai tea") for a spicy-sweet flavor.

Chocolate-Covered Coffee Beans Recipe
You can make this coffeeshop favorite at home with fresh-roasted coffee beans and melted chocolate.

Coffee Barbecue Sauce Recipe
Strong-brewed coffee gives this bold barbecue sauce its distinctive flavor.

Coffee Chili Recipe
Although coffee is usually used as an ingredient in sweet foods, its bold flavor can also benefit equally bold savory foods, such as chili.

Coffee Chocolate Truffles Recipe
There's no instant coffee or pre-brewed coffee in this coffee chocolate truffle recipe. It's all about the full flavor of the pure grounds!

Coffee Jelly Recipe

This recipe hails from Japan, where jellied desserts are especially popular along with tea. In an unexpected twist, this version is flavored with coffee.

Coffee Mousse Recipe

This decadent French recipe features coffee as the main flavor in a fluffy mousse.

Coffee Rub Recipe
Use this coffee-based rub on meats before grilling them.

Coffee-Brined Chicken Breasts
Spices and coffee lend lots of oomph to chicken in this flavorful recipe from About Barbecues & Grilling.

Frozen Kahlua Coffee Recipe
Frozen Kahlua Coffee popsicles are a grown-up version of a childhood favorite. Since they use instant coffee, they require very little prep time and absolutely no heat to prepare.

Fruity Green Tea Smoothie Recipe
Elin Headrick's Fruity Green Tea Smoothie recipe was the unanimous winner of the July 2010 tea recipe contest on About.com. As contest judge Gail Baral said, "It's so simple, I wish I had thought of it!"

Green Tea Cake
This versatile green tea cake recipe can be made with Matcha green tea or with any other powdered green tea (such as powdered Sencha or powdered Bancha).

How to Make Green Tea Ice Cream (Video)
In this About.com video, Natasha Levitan demonstrates how to make green tea ice cream.

How to Make Japanese Green Tea Pound Cake (Video)
In this About.com video, Natasha Levitan demonstrates how to make pound cake with Japanese matcha (green tea powder).

How to Make Japanese Green Tea Sponge Cake (Video)
In this About.com video, Natasha Levitan explains how to make sponge cake flavored with Japanese matcha green tea powder.

Japanese Tea Rice - Ochazuke
Also known as "ochazuke," Japanese Green Tea Rice is a classic Japanese recipe that combines sencha Japanese green tea, steamed rice and an assortment of other ingredients into one nutritious food.

Masala Chai Granita Recipe - "Chai Tea" Granita
Use masala chai (a.k.a. "chai tea") concentrate to make this quick, easy Masala Chai Granita recipe.

Masala Chai Ice Cream Recipe
Masala chai ice cream is increasingly available in specialty grocery stores and smaller ice cream stores. This chai ice cream recipe yields and authentically piquant "masala chai" ("spiced tea") flavor and rich, creamy mouthfeel.

Matcha Green Tea Smooothie Recipe
This quick and easy smoothie recipe gets its flavor from healthy matcha powdered green tea. It can be prepared as a vegan tea smoothie and it's a great way to use over-ripe bananas.

Mixed Green Salad with Goat Cheese, Orange Slices and Matcha Dressing
This innovative recipe for matcha green tea salad dressing with a goat cheese and citrus salad is surprisingly delicious. It was the winner of the February 2011 About.com Tea Recipe Contest.

Mocha Cake Recipe
You can use instant coffee or a cold-extract coffee concentrate to make this easy 'one-bowl' mocha cake recipe.

Mocha Granita Recipe
This basic Mocha Granita recipe can be spiced up with shipped cream, berries, shaved chocolate or spices.

Oolong Fried Rice Recipe
This Oolong Fried Rice recipe is easy to make, and it's a great way to reuse brewed tealeaves. Simply steam rice with used oolong tea and then stir fry it with the ingredients of your choice.

Pork Bones "Tea" - Bak Kut Teh Recipe
Pork bones "tea" is technically a spiced soup. However, it's typically served alongside a dark roast oolong and it is an important part of the culinary traditions of the Hockkien people. The linked article discusses the history of pork bones tea and includes two recipes, plus instructions for making vegetarian pork bones tea.

Spiced Coffee Popsicles
Icy, spicy, sweet, caffeine-filled and creamy – this variation on a Vietnamese iced coffee is a fantastic coffee treat for sweltering afternoons in summer. Try this Vietnamese Coffee Popsicle recipe as a mid-afternoon energy boost, a barbecue dessert or a frozen alternative to your daily cuppa Joe.

Strawberry White Tea Granita Recipe
This Strawberry White Tea Granita recipe is refreshing, summery and high in antioxidants.

Vegan Chocolate Mocha Cake Recipe
Flavors of coffee and chocolate merge in this vegan cake recipe.

Vegan Coffee Icing Recipe
Try this vegan coffee frosting with the Vegan Chocolate Mocha Cake linked above.

Vegan Espresso Truffles Recipe
Decadent in flavor, but completely vegan, these espresso truffles are an unexpected treat.

White Mocha Coffee Granita Recipe
This simple White Mocha Coffee Granita recipe only calls for white chocolate, coffee and milk.

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