Daily Archives: March 6, 2012

A-Z Achive: J! Challenge…Java!

A-Z Archive: J! Challenge…Java!

This week’s topic for our “A-Z Archive” photo challenge: the “J” archive: introduce one photo of your archive with a “J” Keyword. – I’m sure you’ll find a picture: tag with “A-Z Archive” and put a link on your page to FrizzText, so we’ll get a trackback-list including your post!

Java…has become synonymous with coffee.  There are many variations…here are just a few descriptions of one of the most popular go to drinks!

Irish coffee – sweetened coffee with Irish whiskey and whipped cream
cafe au lait – equal parts of coffee and hot milk
cafe noir, demitasse – small cup of strong black coffee without milk or cream
decaf, decaffeinated coffee – coffee with the caffeine removed
drip coffee – coffee made by passing boiling water through a perforated container packed with finely ground coffee
espresso – strong black coffee brewed by forcing hot water under pressure through finely ground coffee beans
cappuccino, cappuccino coffee, coffee cappuccino – equal parts of espresso and hot milk topped with cinnamon and nutmeg and usually whipped cream
ice coffee, iced coffee – a strong sweetened coffee served over ice with cream
instant coffee – dehydrated coffee that can be made into a drink by adding hot water; “the advantages of instant coffee are speed of preparation and long shelf life”
mocha coffee, mocha – a superior dark coffee made from beans from Arabia
Turkish coffee – a drink made from pulverized coffee beans; usually sweetened

A-Z Archive Challenge: J!

  This particular cup of java is a Cafe Con Miel, my current favorite!  Are you a java drinker?  Do you have a favorite?


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