National Coffee Day with a NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto Piccolo!
It’s September 29th so that means it’s National Coffee Day!. You can bet we’re in line to celebrate coffee – that wonderful beverage that keeps a lot of us going! While we are celebrating National Coffee Day, we also wanted to tell you about one of our favorite coffee machines. Have you heard of the NESCAFE Dolce Gusto?
The NESCAFE Dolce Gusto is a wonderful little machine that brews up our favorite drink concoction to perfection! Whether you love lattes or mochas it’s sure to give you the perfect drink each and every time! Right now it’s also on sale for $99 you can check out the sale HERE
About NESCAFE Dolce Gusto
The NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto® is an award winning single-cup coffee machine delivering up to 15 bar pressure to make the perfect cup of coffee and milk froth every time. It prepares each drink in less than a minute. Our machine combines the expertise and history of NESCAFÉ® coffee making with De’Longhi superior engineering and technical know-how. It’s a match made in coffee-heaven!
The unique 15-bar pressure system of the Nescafe Dolce Gusto Piccolo machine assures a rich flavor with a foamy froth. The incredible Custom Control Lever operation of this Nescafe espresso machine allows you to instantly alternate between hot and cold beverages as well as lets you choose the strength and mixture. The thermoblock technology of this Nescafe coffee machine heats up the water in just no time. The sleek design of the Nescafe Dolce Gusto Piccolo machine not only looks stylish but also occupies less space. The Automatic switch-off technology used in this Nescafe espresso machine helps you save energy. Brew the most relishing coffee with the easy to use capsules of this Nescafe coffee machine.
The NESCAFE Dolce Gusto can also be used to create yummy recipes! These are a couple of my favorite recipes using the NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto! Are you drooling yet? Why not give one a try for National Coffee Day?
Chai Tea Latte Ice Cream
1-1/2 cups whole milk
1-1/2 cups heavy whipping cream
4 large egg yolks
2/3 cup granulated sugar
Pinch of salt
1 NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Chai Tea Latte milk capsule, brewed according to package directions (4 fl. oz.)
1 NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Chai Tea Latte tea capsule, brewed according to package directions (3.4 fl. oz.)
HEAT milk and cream in medium saucepan over medium heat just until hot (do not boil). Remove from heat.
BEAT egg yolks, sugar and salt in large mixer bowl until well combined. Very slowly beat in the milk mixture until combined.
POUR mixture back into saucepan; heat over medium-low heat, stirring frequently, until the mixture reaches 160° F. This should take about 12 minutes. Do not boil. Stir in chai tea latte. Place mixture in refrigerator for 1 hour or until cool.
POUR mixture into an ice cream maker and freeze according to manufacturer’s directions.
SERVE immediately for a soft-serve texture or transfer to a covered container and freeze for a firmer texture.
This Tiramisu Ice Cream Cake is another of my favorites!
Tiramisu Ice Cream Cake
Plastic wrap or parchment paper
3 NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Espresso Intenso capsules, brewed (1.7 fl. oz. each)
1/4 cup coffee liqueur, brandy or dark rum
1 package (3 to 3-1/2 oz.) soft ladyfingers
1 carton (1.5 quarts) Vanilla Bean Ice Cream, softened
3/4 cup NESTLÉ Toll House Dark Chocolate Morsels, chopped, divided
2 to 3 tablespoons NESTLÉ Toll House Baking Cocoa
LINE an 8-inch loaf pan with plastic wrap or parchment paper, leaving a 3-inch overhang.
COMBINE espresso and liqueur in a shallow dish. Dip (don’t soak) one-third of ladyfingers into mixture and place in bottom of prepared pan. Layer one-third of ice cream over top; sprinkle with ¼ cup morsels. Repeat layers 2 more times.
FOLD plastic wrap overhang over top of cake and freeze overnight. To serve, lift cake from pan using plastic wrap overhang. Remove plastic wrap. Dust top of cake with cocoa powder.
Slice into 1-inch slices.
Those are just a few of the fabulous recipes you can have your Dolce Gusto Piccolo help you to make! From beverages to desserts it’s one handy little machine! To see more recipes GO HERE