Our Top Summer Drinks Recipes

Our Top Summer Drinks Recipes
04/01/2018

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Summer can sometimes be a struggle to get properly acquainted with the delicious brew we live and breathe for (coffee, obviously). This doesn’t have to be the case, when you see the delicious Summer drinks we selected to help keep it cool this year.

We have cold brew and cold drip coffee (yes there is a difference!) plus an assortment of frappes, ice tea drinks and other delicious concoctions that will satisfy your parched palate over Summer.

Frappes Summer Drinks


Frappes

Mocha Frappe

You will need
  • - 475ml cup
  • - Blender
  • - Ice cubes
  • - 3/4 cup of cold water or cold milk
  • - 80g of chocolate frappe powder
  • - 2 shots (60ml) of your favourite coffee (can be espresso or another method, the stronger the better!)
  • - Optional toppings: chocolate sauce, chocolate powder, whipped cream
Directions
  • Step 1: Fill the 475ml cup with ice cubes
  • Step 2: Add 3/4 of a cup of cold water or milk to the ice and pour into a blender
  • Step 3: Add 80g of chocolate frappe powder and the espresso shots
  • Step 4: Blend for 30 seconds until smooth
  • Step 5: Top with your desired toppings and enjoy!

Dirty Chai Frappe

You will need
  • - 350ml cup
  • - Blender
  • - Ice cubes
  • - 150ml cold milk
  • - 50g of chai spice powder
  • - 30ml of your favourite coffee (can be espresso or another method)
  • - Optional toppings: chai powder dusting, chocolate powder, whipped cream
Directions
  • Step 1: Fill the 475ml cup with ice cubes
  • Step 2: Add 150ml of milk to the ice and pour into a blender
  • Step 3: Add the 50g chai powder and the espresso shot to the blender
  • Step 4: Blend for 30 seconds until smooth
  • Step 5: Top with your desired toppings and enjoy!

Cold Coffee


Cold Coffee

Cold Drip

You will need
Directions
  • Step 1: Place the ground coffee in the second compartment of the tower, smoothing out a flat surface but without compacting the coffee.
  • Step 2: Place a paper filter on the surface of the grounds to help disperse the dripping water throughout the coffee evenly.
  • Step 3: Place the iced water in the top compartment
  • Step 4: Adjust the valve to achieve a drip rate of one drip every 2 seconds.
  • Step 5: It will take approximately 8-12 hours for the water to drip through the coffee.li>
  • Step 6: Serve over ice and enjoy!

Cold Brew

You will need
Directions
  • Step 1: Pour the ground coffee and cold water into the brewing container
  • Step 2: Steep for 12-24 hours
  • Step 3: Filter the coffee concentrate into the glass container
  • Step 4: Serve over ice and enjoy!

Ice tea summer drinks


Ice Tea

Peach, Strawberry, Green and Lemon

You will need
  • - Jug or carafe
  • - Instant Ice Tea syrup
  • - Ice cubes
  • - Sparkling water
  • - Garnishes: fresh fruit pieces, lemon slices, fresh mint or other herbs. Get creative!
Directions
  • Step 1: Using a ratio of 50ml tea syrup/1 litre water, fill the jug
  • Note: This mixture can be stored up to 3 days in the fridge
  • Step 2: When ready to serve. half fill a glass with ice cubes
  • Step 4: Pour tea over ice
  • Step 5: Top with your desired toppings and enjoy!

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