Mombasa Coffee

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by Engrossed

From: “Flavors of Africa Cookbook”

Top Review by Allyx

I made this coffee for my boyfriend and he liked it a lot. It was a very enthusiastic response. I also added brown sugar after I read Chef Kate's review and I think it worked well. Thanks!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Boil the cardamom, cinnamon, and cloves in the water in a pot for 10 minutes.
  2. Add the coffee and boil 5 minutes longer.
  3. Pour into a serving pot, but do not strain the spices.
  4. Allow to stand until the grounds settle, then pour into small cups.
  5. *You can also make this by adding the whole spices and coffee to the basket of an automatic coffee brewer.

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