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French Quarter Coffee and Chicory


  • 2 Tbsp. New Orleans-style coffee and chicory blend
  • 1/4 cup milk or cream, warm

Prep Time:

3 minutes

Cook Time:



Serve this classic New Orleans-style coffee and chicory during Mardi gras season…or anytime.

Why Try? The locals take their coffee very seriously in the Big Easy, and this is their morning beverage of choice.

Foodie Byte: Serve with hot Beignets (French doughnuts) for the total New Orleans breakfast experience.


  1. 1. In a drip coffee pot or percolator use two heaping tablespoon of coffee and chicory for each 6 ounces of boiling water.
  2. 2. Mix freshly brewed coffee with 1/4 cup of hot steamed milk or cream to suit taste.

Nutritional Information

Calories 39, Carbohydrates 3g, Cholesterol 6mg, Fat 2g, Fat Calories 18, Protein 2g, Saturated Fat 1g, Sodium 30mg. Daily Values: Calcium 72.33mg 7%, Phos 56.34mg 6%, Copper 0.02mg 1%, Zinc 0.26mg 2%, Panto 0.66mg 7%, Biotin 1.16mcg 387%, Iodine 14.03mcg 9%, Magnesium 11.2mg 3%, Iron 0.04mg 0%, Vitamin B6 1%, Vitamin B12 5%, Vitamin D 8%, Vit E-a-Toco 0%, Vitamin A 2%. Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.