Cappuccino Cups

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  • Recipe difficulty: Medium
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  • Serves: Up to 6 people
  • Course: Desserts

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Serves: 3-4 (6)

Tools: Ice Cream Maker


  1. Put the coffee in a cafetiere, pour over the boiling water and leave to infuse for a few minutes, then strain. Meanwhile whisk the egg yolks and sugar together in a bowl. Place the milk in a saucepan and heat until almost boiling, then whisk into the egg mixture with the strained coffee.

  2. Return to the pan and cook over a gentle heat, stirring continuously, until slightly thickend but do not boil. Remove from the heat, transfer to a bowl and leave to cool. Stir in the cream and chill.

  3. Fit the frozen bowl into the dessert maker and swich on. Pour in the coffee custard and churn until it resembles freshly whipped cream. Stir in the grated chocolate and spoon into small coffee cups.

  4. Freeze for about 30 minutes, until softly frozen. Top with whipped cream and chocolate curls if wished. Dust with cocoa powder and serve. 


45ml/ 3tbsp (60ml/ 4tbsp) finely ground fresh italian coffee
150ml/ 5fl oz (230ml 8fl oz) boiling water
3 (4) egg yolks
65g/ 2 1/2oz (115g/ 4oz) light brown muscovado sugar
150ml/ 1/4 pint (200ml/ 7fl oz) milk
150ml/ 1/4 pint (200ml/ 7fl oz) double cream
40g/ 1 1/2oz (50g/ 2oz) plain chocolate, grated or finely chopped
whipped cream and chocolate curls optional
cocoa powder, to dust

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