Experience a century of European roasting tradition and embrace Van Houtte®’s seasonal flavours.
This 2-step specialty beverage celebrates the sweet flavour of vanilla with a hint of cinnamon (powder pouch + K-Cup® pod). Available online and in stores, in boxes of 6 servings.
A new way to enjoy the classic taste of our seasonal signature blend.
Our festive favourite returns with its woodsy notes, hints of spice and rich aroma. Available in convenient 12ct K-Cup® format.
Each day of December, we’ll provide you with ways to fill your winter with holiday cheer.
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Remember how excited you were to open the little doors on your advent calendar as a kid? That’s how thrilled we are that the holidays are near. We’re feeling classic this year, so grab a coffee to-go, jump in our one-horse open sleigh and count down to Christmas with us: every day from now until the 25th, we’ll be posting tidbits, tips and tricks that’ll help us all have the very best ho-ho-holidays ever.
With its warm and inviting aroma of cinnamon, our spiced latte combines sweet and buttery flavour notes with a hint of vanilla. A delectable treat for the holidays.
By adding a cup of woodsy, lively coffee to the cooking stock of this luscious stew you’ve just elevated a standard comfort dish into an unexpected revelation. The stock gets thickened and enriched with cream to make a sauce that hugs the tender veal, mushrooms and pearl onions in a rich, layered blanket.
Festive moments. Cheerful memories. A delicious, heartwarming coffee. Get into the spirit with Van Houtte Holiday Blend, with its rich aroma, intense woodsy notes and hint of spices. A flavourful gift to enjoy and share.
Just because it’s the holidays doesn’t mean you need a theme of red and green. At Van Houtte®, we’ve got nearly a century of expertise at making things taste, and look, their very best. This year we’ve decided to celebrate like A.L. Van Houtte would have: in a classic way, with a subdued palette that’s sure to make our magnificent meal pop. To follow our lead, all you’ve got to do is use these quick tips and you’ll set a table that’s classic yet modern, with never a seasonal cliché in sight.
If you’re looking for the perfect side for your celebratory turkey, pull out our Holiday Spice Latte. We’re serious! You’ll use a cup of it mixed with maple syrup, bourbon and butter to create an incredible sauce for roasted carrots, parsnips and potatoes. Happy holidays, indeed.
You know the best thing about holiday celebrations of yore? Their simplicity. When we think “classic Christmas”, we think of a tastefully natural tree, tantalizing aromas wafting from the kitchen and good laughs with family and friends. Really, it’s all about creating memorable moments—not putting on a show with an 11-course meal and a mountain on un-needed gifts! So let’s wind back the clock. This year, we’re celebrating a classic Christmas, thanks to these five easy tips.
The flavour powerhouse of the romesco sauce incorporates roasted seasonal walnuts, garlic, sherry vinegar, roasted red peppers, paprika and a touch of fresh ground Holiday Blend coffee into a beautiful counterpart to the lamb. This is a great dish for a holiday meal, but we bet you start making it on the regular.
Walk onto the lot with this checklist in hand and you're guaranteed the best tree of the bunch. (Eat your heart out, Charlie Brown!)
Serve a dollop of this fragrant chutney with your holiday roast—or enjoy it with your next weekday pork chops. It’s good with everything, and it makes the perfect hostess gift! Its complex flavour comes courtesy of the sweet dried fruit, the tart fresh cranberries and apple, the caramelized brown sugar and the lively Holiday Blend coffee.
Set the tone for the holidays at home with this easy, kid-friendly DIY. The spicy, deep aroma says hello-good-morning, happy-holidays and bake-cookies-now all at once!
This mocha shortbread recipe is a gift to yourself and your family. These buttery Christmas cookies are crumbly, comforting and cocolicious thanks to their delectable dark chocolate icing. The secret ingredient in this coffee recipe? Van Houtte® Butterscotch Ground Coffee baked right into the dough! Sorry Santa, but you will have to share the cookies this year.
No Christmas is complete without a holiday log. Ours makes homage to another of our favourite desserts: tiramisu, an Italian classic for a reason! Its decadent mixture of mas carpone, brandy, chocolate, cake and instant coffee is second-to-none on the self-indulgence meter. Everyone around the table will feel special feasting on this.
Sure, hot cocoa by the fire is a universal treat. But you know what elevates that experience to the stratosphere? A moccaccino made with our Holiday Blend, complete with marshmallows on top.
An ideal accompaniment for our mini meat pies, stuffed turkey breast and pâté recipes, these sweet-and-sour beets are boiled in a mixture of coffee, so they incorporate a hint of its rich aroma, woodsy notes and seasonal spices in their very flesh. The tarragon and shallot add an amazing fresh contrast.
Classic holiday fun starts with the preparations. Get the whole family involved in these three crafty ways of decorating your house; not only are they eminently affordable, they’ll also give your house that time-honoured It’s a Wonderful Life feel.
Colombian is the gold standard by which coffee lovers measure every cup. And this one is true to its name, offering an intense flavour and a rich aroma with subtle fruity notes and a lasting bouquet.
Before your guests sit down to the big table, it’s always nice to have some nibbles on offer. Here’s the perfect bouchée: a mouthful of sweet, gooey date imbued with fragrant Holiday Blend coffee that contrasts with the salty hit of melted cheese and bacon. Yum.
Whether as part of a hostess a gift or just to stir your own morning cup of Original House Blend, these spoons are undoubtedly the most alluring utensil in any drawer. They taste like the holidays, and the kids will LOVE them.
True to our founder's original recipe, this well-balanced, after-roast blend combines the lively quality of light roast coffee and the rich woodsy notes of dark roast coffee.
Savour every nuance of the Holidays on one timeless Spotify playlist, chosen just for you and your special moments. Let the dulcet tones of the Van Houtte® Sounds of the Season playlist put you in the Holiday mood as you enjoy a warm cup of Van Houtte® Holiday Blend. The perfect setting to wrap those last few gifts!
This pâté is simply perfection served with crusty bread, crispy little pickles and a dollop of hot mustard, either as an appetizer or as a part of a holiday buffet meal. Our version of the French classic has been taken up a notch thanks to a hint of coffee—it adds a heartiness and nuttiness that give a whole new dimension to the melt-in-your-mouth duck.
The holiday break is mere days away… but the mountain of last-minute work you need to climb is high. Here are three simple tips that can help you survive the last stretch!
This cup of deliciousness goes leagues beyond your average mushroom soup. It’s frothy, light and deep with flavour thanks to the use of dried mushrooms in addition to fresh, plus a touch of our Holiday Blend coffee—just the thing to add a wonderful woodsy intensity.
Game night, anyone? Get in the holiday groove with a couple of classic board games, a deck of cards and a handful of your favourite people. Apart from popcorn and sweet snacks (how about a stack of coffee shortbread cookies? ), make everyone a hot mugful of the Van Houtte® Holiday Spice Latte for the perfect party fuel. All that’s missing now is the Van Houtte® Holiday Soundtrack in the background! Aaaaaaah.
There’s no more classic holiday beverage than a delicious, homemade eggnog. The perfect drink to sip while opening gifts or playing board games, our version gets a twist with the addition of a cup of our Holiday Spice Latte—so beautifully spiced and creamy that we bet you’ll be drinking it way past the holidays.
This 100% Columbian coffee will captivate you with its lightly smoky cocoa flavour, spicy notes and rich, medium body. Fair-trade never tasted so good.
Boxing Day morning just took on new meaning with these babies. Fuel your shopping expedition with a couple of these to-go! The hint of coffee in the dough opens the way to the powerful coffee goodness of the icing, made with three simple ingredients: sugar, water and coffee. Yes, please.
At Van Houtte®, we believe getting away to the cottage for a blast of nature is a treat we all deserve, but not everyone has access to a house overlooking a frozen lake with snow-capped mountains in the background. For the rest of us, here are three easy tips for creating that perfect cottage mood—wherever you may happen to be.
This season, impress your guests with holiday classics from the kitchen. Our easy-to-follow videos will walk you through the recipes!
Experience every nuance of the Holidays on one timeless Spotify playlist, chosen just for you and your special moments.
Van Houtte® partakes of a tradition of roasting and blending coffee that dates back to 1919. True to that heritage, we employ time-honoured European crafting methods to create outstanding taste every time. Discover the process.
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