Infuse Your Culinary Adventures: Coffee Recipes Beyond the Mug! Part 2 Mocha BBQ Sauces

Infuse Your Culinary Adventures: Coffee Recipes Beyond the Mug! Part 2 Mocha BBQ Sauces

3. Mocha BBQ Sauce: Upgrade your BBQ sauce with the magic of coffee. Blend brewed coffee, cocoa powder, tomato paste, molasses, and a mix of spices. Simmer this concoction until it thickens into a rich, smoky, and slightly bitter sauce that pairs wonderfully with grilled meats, especially ribs and pulled pork.

Recipe 1: Classic Mocha BBQ Sauce
Ingredients:
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1/2 cup brewed coffee, cooled
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • Salt and black pepper to taste
Instructions:
In a saucepan over medium heat, combine ketchup, brewed coffee, brown sugar, cocoa powder, Worcestershire sauce, minced garlic, smoked paprika, and chili powder.
  1. Stir well to combine all ingredients. Bring the mixture to a simmer.
  2. Reduce the heat to low and let the sauce simmer for about 15-20 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  3. Taste the sauce and season with salt and black pepper according to your preference.
  4. Remove from heat and let it cool slightly. Use immediately as a glaze for grilled meats or store it in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to two weeks.
    Recipe 2: Spicy Mocha BBQ Sauce
    Ingredients:
    • 1 cup brewed coffee, cooled
    • 1/2 cup ketchup
    • 1/4 cup brown sugar
    • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
    • 1 tablespoon chili powder
    • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
    • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper (adjust to taste)
    • Salt and black pepper to taste
    Instructions:
    In a saucepan over medium heat, combine brewed coffee, ketchup, brown sugar, cocoa powder, apple cider vinegar, chili powder, smoked paprika, and cayenne pepper.
    1. Stir well to combine all ingredients. Bring the mixture to a simmer.
    2. Reduce the heat to low and let the sauce simmer for about 15-20 minutes, stirring occasionally.
    3. Taste the sauce and season with salt and black pepper according to your preference.
    4. Remove from heat and let it cool slightly. Use immediately as a bold and spicy glaze for grilled meats or store it in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to two weeks.
      Recipe 3: Coffee Lover's Mocha BBQ Sauce
      Ingredients:
      • 1 cup brewed coffee, cooled
      • 1/2 cup ketchup
      • 1/4 cup brown sugar
      • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
      • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
      • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
      • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
      • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
      • Salt and black pepper to taste
      Instructions:
      In a saucepan over medium heat, combine brewed coffee, ketchup, brown sugar, cocoa powder, balsamic vinegar, Dijon mustard, garlic powder, and ground cinnamon.
      1. Stir well to combine all ingredients. Bring the mixture to a simmer.
      2. Reduce the heat to low and let the sauce simmer for about 15-20 minutes, stirring occasionally.
      3. Taste the sauce and season with salt and black pepper according to your preference.
      4. Remove from heat and let it cool slightly. Use immediately as a unique and flavorful glaze for grilled meats or store it in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to two weeks.
        These Mocha BBQ sauce recipes offer a delightful blend of coffee richness and savory flavors, perfect for adding a unique twist to your barbecue dishes. Enjoy experimenting with these recipes and savor the rich and smoky essence of mocha in your next cookout!

        Coffee's depth and complexity make it a versatile ingredient that can transform everyday dishes into extraordinary culinary experiences. These recipes showcase the magic of coffee beyond the mug, inviting you to experiment, savor, and elevate your culinary adventures with the rich flavors of this beloved brew.

        As you embark on your culinary journey with coffee, why not explore a range of exceptional coffee blends to match your newfound passion for coffee-infused dishes? Visit Devil Dogs Brew & Beans to discover an array of premium coffees that will not only enhance your recipes but also elevate your daily coffee ritual. Whether you're a coffee enthusiast or a culinary explorer, these coffee-infused recipes offer a delightful way to indulge in the world of flavors beyond your morning cup. Enjoy, and don't forget to explore our coffee selection to complete your coffee-infused culinary adventures!

         

        Back to blog

        Leave a comment

        Please note, comments need to be approved before they are published.