Great ingredients make for great meals. Whenever you can, use the highest quality supplies for your recipes. The flavor difference will always come through in your finished dish.
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Strong coffee works great in dessert recipes that call for chocolate, helping to enhance the flavor of the chocolate. Use double the amount of coffee grounds to make the coffee. In a pinch using instant coffee granules will work. Use an equal amounts of the best quality instant coffee granules and hot water.