Tasty Thursdays: Vanilla Café au Lait

Thursday, January 13, 2011

This warm drink, Vanilla Café au Lait, recipe is from Country Living - perfect for a snowy day in.

You'll need:
  • 1 1/2 cup(s) half-and-half
  • 1 1/2 cup(s) whole milk
  • 2 tablespoon(s) sugar
  • 1 vanilla bean, split lengthwise
  • 3 cup(s) hot, strong brewed coffee
Directions:
1. Make the café au lait: Combine the half-and-half, milk, and sugar in a small saucepan. Scrape the seeds from the vanilla bean into the milk mixture and add the bean to the saucepan. Simmer over low heat for 20 minutes.
2. Remove the vanilla bean from the milk mixture and whisk for 1 minute. Fill each mug with 1/2 cup of hot coffee and 1/2 cup milk mixture. Serve immediately.

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36 comments :

Katie said...

I need to make one of these at home :)

Leeann @ Join the Gossip said...

That sounds so good mmm!

LivingTheVogue said...

I love café au lait! sooo tasty. The pics is really great too. xx

Josie said...

Perfection! I adore vanilla coffee drinks.
xo Josie
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classiq said...

it sounds delicious

Emilie said...

Yummy!

cathy. said...

I can just imagine how amazing this must taste :)

xx

ching said...

goooshh i bet this tastes good.

Lee Oliveira said...

YUMMMM. coffee.. definitely need to try the Vanilla au Lait.. "so french" so chic
Lee x

knalleffekt said...

that is perfect for the cold weather

Maddy said...

I live for lattes and cappuccinos this time of year :)

naomemandeflores said...

Hummmm, I have to try it today!


Camila F.

Melanie's Randomness said...

I would love to have one of those right now!! =)

Melanie's Randomness

Couture Carrie said...

So yummy, darling!
Perfect for this weather!

xoxox,
CC

Cafe Fashionista said...

Yes. Please. Yummy yummy! :)

very married said...

i don't even like coffee and this sounds good!

Nadine2point0 said...

Just found your blog and I think it's great!

Krystal said...

What a perfect recipe for today!

Chic 'n Cheap Living said...

Perfect for a cold day!

janettaylor said...

Yummy!

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knk said...

yummy coffeee i love coffeee

Krysten @ After 'I Do' said...

Mmmm yummy, love coffee!

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Giselle said...

This is perfect for the cold weather we are having.
~Giselle
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Fashion Cappuccino said...

It's so cold today! I'm so making this after work!! xxoxoxoo

Missy said...

oh yummy!

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THE ALTERNATIVE WIFE said...

Yum, sounds amazing! It's exactly what I was craving today :)

Isabel said...

sounds delicious!

Jennifer Fabulous said...

YUMMY! This sounds so perfect for a blistery winter day. :) Thank you. xoxo

My Republic of Fashion said...

That sounds really tasty! :)SarahD

Little Rus said...

Yummy and indulgent. What a lovely treat! x

Taj Acosta said...

Gets me everytime!!!delish

Grace said...

I'll definitely have to make this--it looks delicious!

OneCraftyFox said...

Audrey, this sounds incredible!!

J. said...

Sounds absolutely delicious!

Marie Cotrel said...

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Eden said...

yummmiiii

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