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?


Filed under A-Z Archive Challenge, All Things Foodie, Blogging Challenges

15 responses to “A-Z Achive: J! Challenge…Java!

  1. Very informative. I had no idea there were so many variations of coffee. I don’t drink coffee, but if I did, I’m pretty sure I couldn’t get away with starting my work day off with the Irish Coffee 🙂

    • I have one cup, maybe two in the morning and that is usually it for me…until I find myself driving past this particular local coffee shop, then I treat myself to an afternoon cup of joe…

  2. uuh, I want to drink one NOW!
    thank you for joining the j! photo challenge!

  3. TBM

    I’m not a huge coffee fan, but that photo is so tempting!

  4. Coffee . . . with vanilla soy milk and sugar. 😀

  5. MindMindful

    Reminds me of my days as a barista! Nice picture — I want it.

  6. Lots to know about Java!

  7. I love a decent coffee and Java is the best. Might have to fire up the Krupp coffee maker a bit later 😉

    • It is a delightfully enjoyable escape..a hot cup of Miel…a little jazz playing in the background…maybe even a little rain on the window…I feel relaxed already! I hope your escape is as enjoyable as the one I just visualized.

  8. Anything with coffee, I’m into it. Make it java, I’ll jump right in. Can’t go a day without coffee. I’m going to try this exciting new java surprise ” Cafe Con Miel.”. have a blessed day.

  9. All these wonderful choices. 🙂

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