Chocolate Coffee Pots With Pistachio – My Family Ties

Coffee plays quite a part in our daily life and just recently I have been making a few more coffee based recipes for us to enjoy, and with the help of our Bella espresso maker it has made it so much easier to make up a batch of fresh espresso to come up with a tasty recipe.  

Bella espresso maker

Chocolate Coffee Pots With Pistachio

Coffee is a little bit of luxury in our house and having the Bella espresso maker has made it quick and easy to brew the perfect cup of coffee.  I have been tasting different types of coffee to get the perfect blend for my recipes and we have both really been loving the Alma De Cuba, a medium high roast of artisan coffee just ideal for my favourite cappuccino.

We have been also trying out a decaffeinated variety of ground coffee from The Decadent Decaf Coffee Co   the Costa Rican decaf with chocolatey notes.  A lovely coffee that doesn’t loose any of it’s flavour being decaffeinated, we have tried the Chocolate Coffee Pots recipe with all three coffee flavours and each one has it’s unique flavour, all very tasty. 

A darker and richer blend with hints of chocolate, plums and allspice an exotic taste that would be perfect for Christmas time is that of The Coffee Circle Mystere Et Prestige delicious served at a festive party.  I really liked this blend in the recipe below with a little brandy, a real treat as an end to a special meal.

One thing I am not so keen on when I use my coffee machine is cleaning it! The Durgol decalcifier is ideal for my Bella espresso maker as well as all other brands too.  It’s quick and easy to use and get’s rid of any limescale build up and gives your machine longevity. 

Pretty pink Flowers

I love the simplicity of this recipe as it is so very easy to put together and yet it tastes really good, you can use a chocolate spread with nuts or without, and even add some brandy to give it a kick. 



Simply mix the chocolate spread, Greek yogurt and espresso (a little at a time until you get the right consistency) and add to your little containers. Decorate with pistachios and chill for at least two hours. 

Chocolate Coffee Pots With Pistachio
Chocolate Coffee Pots With Pistachio

Chocolate Coffee Pots With Pistachio
Chocolate Coffee Pots With Pistachio
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*The coffee products featured within this post were sent to me to review and I used them for the purpose of this recipe, however all opinions and thoughts remain my own*

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  1. March 26, 2015 / 2:22 pm

    oh wow gosh i think you have found my heaven looks delightful

  2. March 29, 2015 / 9:55 am

    Sounds do delicious. Will definitely have to try this recipe, thanks for sharing.

    • April 15, 2015 / 8:44 am

      Thank you Leila – it's such an easy one to make too 🙂

  3. April 2, 2015 / 8:47 pm

    Those look and sound fabulous, and not too difficult.

    • April 15, 2015 / 8:44 am

      Thank you Heather they are so easy and tasty 🙂

  4. April 14, 2015 / 8:11 am

    wow these look amazing and not to difficult to do!


    • April 15, 2015 / 8:45 am

      Thanks Ashleigh they are very tasty and really simple to throw together too 🙂

  5. April 14, 2015 / 8:11 am

    wow these look amazing and not to difficult to do!


  6. April 15, 2015 / 5:41 pm

    They look so pretty, and easy enough to try. My husband adores chocolate and coffee, so it'd be a winning combo for him! I hate coffee, but maybe I should treat him!?

  7. April 25, 2015 / 8:30 am

    Look and sound sophisticated yet really not difficult – love it.

  8. May 15, 2015 / 2:29 pm

    Chocolate and pistachios are two of my favourite things – these look fantastic!

  9. Kate Cass
    May 25, 2015 / 6:08 am

    Well I love chocolate, I adore coffee and pistachios well nom nom nom these look beautiful, will definitely give them a try!

  10. Tracy
    October 19, 2015 / 5:40 pm

    Oh my! These look wonderful!

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