Skip the Line: Cafe de Olla

April 28, 2019

Kick off Cinco de Mayo with a traditional Cafe de Olla coffee recipe!

Looking for a sweet, spiced addition to your morning arsenal? Look no further! Café de Olla is one of our favorite ways to mix up our coffee brewing routine. The traditional preparation of Café de Olla involves the use of an “Olla”, a Mexican clay pot with a glazed interior used for various forms of cooking. However, this delicious coffee drink can be prepared by using a large saucepan found in most kitchens.

Ingredients

3 1/4 cups of distilled water
4 ounces brown sugar or piloncillo 
3-4 whole cinnamon sticks
1/2 cup coarse ground coffee, we recommend our Single Origin Mexican Chiapas
A Clay Olla (or saucepan)

Directions

1) Bring the water in olla or sauce pan to a boil

2). Add cinnamon sticks, brown sugar, and orange peel

3). Stir the mixture until the brown sugar is completely dissolved

4).Cover and let the mixture sit for five minutes, then strain the mixture into a French press with coffee grounds

5). Allow it to steep for four minutes

6). Pour yourself a delicious cup and garnish with a whole cinnamon stick

As always, join your furry best friend on the couch, or your friends around the kitchen table and enjoy!

To find the perfect coffee to accompany this tasty recipe, be sure to visit us at www.groundsandhoundscoffee.com


Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Blog

Flying Homeless Pups To New Homes
Flying Homeless Pups To New Homes

November 26, 2021

For the past 10 years, Sato Project has provided funding for medical treatment on the island and has transported thousands of Satos to loving families waiting to give them a forever home. But it’s not all plane tickets for dogs. The Sato project also works tirelessly to stop the creation of more homeless animals on the island by providing free spay and neuter services.
Read More
7 Reasons to Adopt a Senior Dog
7 Reasons to Adopt a Senior Dog

November 18, 2021

The time is right, you’re ready to welcome a new pup into your home. Exciting times! If you’re a fan of Grounds & Hounds, you’re probably the type of person who’s got petfinder bookmarked and local rescues in your favorite contacts. But before you head out to browse some used pups, take a moment to consider what kind of dog you want to add to your house. May we suggest adopting a senior dog? There are a ton of great reasons to rescue a senior… and here are 7 of them.

Read More
Five Ways to Help Senior Pups
Five Ways to Help Senior Pups

November 18, 2021

We encourage everybody to consider a senior dog when you’re ready to adopt.  But, if you can’t add a pup to your house right now, here are five ways you can support senior rescues while they wait for their forever homes.
Read More

JOIN THE CREW & SAVE 10%