Coffee Jelly gives you the punch of a cup of coffee in a delicious dessert – Surprise your guests with this delicious dessert.
This interesting and great tasting gelatin dessert is a cool shimmering cup of coffee that you can eat with a spoon that is refreshing and cold and makes a great summer sweet. All you need is freshly brewed coffee, gelatin, water, cream, and sugar. You can also try replacing the gelatin with agar agar. It is a popular dessert in Japan and the Philippines where it is usually cut into cubes for serving. If you are looking for a light and unusual dessert after Japanese dinner, this is it.
Once coffee jelly was very common in British and American cookbooks. Now days it is most common in Japan, where it can be found in most restaurants and convenience stores. Coffee Jelly is a popular jelly dessert in Japan. It is a mix of an gelatin with sweetened coffee, and was developed in the Taishō period (1912–1926). It is often cut into cubes and served in a variety of dessert dishes and beverages.
I found this Coffee Jelly recipe in an older 1968 Gourmet Magazine.
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