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Popular Coffee Recipes for Autumn Nights

11 Oct

Even in Laguna Beach, we can feel a bit of briskness in the air as the sun goes down. (It IS October, after all.) Here are three of our favorite coffee recipes for those cooler autumn evenings! Irish Kiss Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup of fresh coffee. We recommend our Bohemian Blend 3/4 oz. Kahlua 3/4 oz. […]

Art Walk This Thursday, Oct. 3rd

01 Oct

Every first Thursday of the month, Laguna Beach’s many art galleries throw open their doors for extended hours, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres during our ArtWalk night. Many restaurants and retailers participate, too, and yes – Laguna Coffee is always a happy participant! Although we usually keep our doors open till 8 p.m., we normally extend […]

Mocha Mushroom Quiche

01 Oct

Mocha Mushroom Quiche by our own Laguna Coffee’s Chef, Sylvain Touati Ingredients: Dough: • 2 cups all purpose flour • 1/4 cup butter • 1/4 cup shortening Filling: • 2 Tablespoons butter • 1 1/2 cups sliced mushrooms • 6 medium sized potatoes • 3 scallions, chopped • 5 large eggs, beaten • 1 cup […]

Poor Us. The Barista’s View

26 Sep

It’s such a hard life for us baristas at Laguna Coffee. All those happy, friendly people we serve. All those decidedly decadent pastries we bake each morning. The great smell of freshly roasting coffee right here in-house … it’s such a terribly hard life for us here. And then, of course, there’s the view we […]

Saturday Morning’s Laguna Coffee Jazz Jam

26 Sep

While Laguna Coffee is always hopping with great music and chatter, it hops at a whole new level on Saturdays during the Laguna Coffee  Jazz Jam on Saturday morning. At about 9:00 a.m, you will see local professional musicians wheeling in BIG instruments for the Laguna Coffee Jazz Jam. We’re not talking clarinets here – […]

Coffee Cream Caramel

16 Sep

Another Original Recipe from Laguna Coffee Chef Sylvain Touati Ingredients: • 6 Tablespoons sugar • 3 Tablespoons hot, strong coffee. We recommend our Espresso Roast • 2 1/2 cups milk • 2 eggs, beaten • whipped cream and grated nutmeg for decoration Directions: Preheat oven to 300 degrees. 1. Place 1 1/4 cup of the […]

A Cup of Coffee A Day May Keep the Doctor Away

12 Sep

Many recent studies show that the health benefits of drinking coffee are numerous and include: Cancer: Coffee might have anti-cancer properties. Last year, researchers found that coffee drinkers were 50% less likely to get liver cancer than nondrinkers. A few studies have found ties to lower rates of colon, breast, and rectal cancers. Cholesterol: Two […]

Trout Café – Original Recipe Using Coffee

09 Aug

Trout Cafe by Laguna Coffee Company’s own Chef Sylvain Touati Ingredients: • 4 medium sized Trout, cleaned • Salt & Pepper • 4 cups medium strength coffee. We recommend our Laguna Blend Sauce: • 2 Tablespoons butter • 1 Tablespoon flour • 2 Tablespoons light cream • 3 scallions, chopped • 3/4 cup of milk […]

Laguna Coffee Now at Weekly Farmer’s Market

01 Jul

Every Saturday, in the Lumberyard parking lot next to City Hall, our Farmer’s Market comes to town. For years now, this Certified Farmer’s market has served Laguna residents and visitors with great produce, flowers, local honey, homemade delicacies and now (drum roll please) … Laguna Coffee Company’s famous, fresh-roasted coffee! Come on down and say […]

Laguna Coffee’s Panini Wins “Best Of” Award!

12 May

Laguna Beach’s Best, the first travel guide for all the best food, drink and places in Laguna Beach, recently crowned our own Panini as the best sandwich in Laguna! From the Laguna Beach’s Best writeup: For a hearty lunch sandwich, there’s no better than Laguna Coffee’s Panini. There are plenty of lunch restaurants in town, […]