NATIONAL COFFEE DAY
Celebrating National Coffee Day with some seasonal and spiked coffee drinks
HOUSTON – It’s time to grab those Fall clothes from the back of your closet, get a pot of coffee brewing, and celebrate National Coffee Day! From regular, to black, to cold, or hot, sweet or frozen, coffee isn’t just for breakfast anymore. The made up “holiday” is celebrated annually on September 29th, and we’re totally here for it, made up or not. The coffee business is a billion-dollar industry, and people have been brewing the stuff for many years. Watch as Lauren Kelly and Lionel Villarreal of The Toasted Yolk show us three delicious, seasonal, spiked coffee cocktails to enjoy today.
Get your jolt: Here’s some deals being offered on National Coffee Day
HOUSTON – Coffee lovers, unite! Tuesday is National Coffee Day and there are some great deals to be had if you need a little boost of caffeine. Krispy KremeYou can get a free cup of coffee. If you’re a rewards member, you can also grab a free donut to go with it. Do you know of any other freebies or deals for National Coffee Day?
Coffee mole with grilled zesty shrimp
In honor of National Coffee Day, enjoy a nice cup of coffee or two on Tuesday. Makes 4 servings (2 cups sauce)There are many versions of mole, a dark, reddish-brown Mexican sauce. Its best-known ingredient is a small amount of Mexican chocolate, which contributes richness to the sauce without adding overt sweetness. Americanized recipes call for bitter or semisweet chocolate, and this adapted recipe also calls for coffee. Accompany with a wedge of lime to squeeze on the shrimp and a small bowl of warm mole.