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12 Ways To Cook With Coffee That You Probably Haven't Tried Yet

Because coffee should be enjoyed at breakfast, lunch, AND dinner.

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2. Make a flavorful (and caffeinated) rub with it.

A rub of ground coffee, paprika, cumin, herbs, chili, and garlic is great for adding a caramelized crust to any grilled meat. Get the recipe here.


4. Or you could turn it into a jelly.

This unexpected jelly is great for topping toasts or glazing roasted ham (think red-eye gravy). Get the recipe here.

5. Make coffee-spiked waffles to kickstart your morning.

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These waffles get a flavorful boost from instant espresso powder. Top them with the coffee jelly from above and you'll be ready to take on the world! Get the recipe here.

7. Blacken fish with it.

Coating fish in spices and blackening them on the grill is a great way to add a ton of flavor. This coffee-based blackening seasoning is great for steaks, chicken, and shrimp. Get the recipe here.


10. Turn it into gravy for a southern-style breakfast.

Ham drippings and coffee might sound like a weird combination, but this classic gravy is a delicious way to start your day. Get the recipe here.