The beauty of Nespresso compatible hot chocolate pods is that you can have a delicious, warming cup of hot chocolate with no mess, no fuss. But there are times when you fancy getting a little more creative in the kitchen, or want to spice up your favourite treat as an indulgence or for a special occasion.
There is plenty you can do to make even the best cup of hot chocolate taste just that little bit better. And there’s really no better time to do it than when we’re in the depths of winter and a bleak January seems to go on forever. We all need a bit of a pick-me-up at this time of year to see us through. If you have spirits of any kind lying round after Christmas, you can liven up your Nespresso hot chocolate with practically any of them to make a winter cocktail of your own.…
The temperature has certainly dropped over the past few weeks in the UK, as winter is well and truly on its way. In fact, a lot of homeowners have already put their heating on. But, there is a better way to keep warm, and that is to enjoy a delicious and creamy cup of hot chocolate. Read on to discover more about Nespresso hot chocolate capsules UK wide.
A lot of people don’t consider purchasing Nespresso hot chocolate because of the price tag. In fact, a lot of people purchase Nespresso machines and they simply sit on their kitchen counter for months on end, never getting used. Does this sound familiar? You rarely purchase coffee for your machine anymore, so stretching to hot chocolate sounds nice, but you’ll probably not bother.…
Which Nespresso compatible capsules are the strongest?
When it comes to finding the strongest Nespresso® pod – the Kazaar is one of the strongest in terms of taste. In Nespresso’s own rating it is a 12 out of 12! Did you know however, that in terms of taste and caffeine content there are other compatible pods available?
PODiSTA Double Shot
Price (10 pods)
There are many Nespresso compatible capsules available. Many of which are high intensity. Nespresso themselves have a number of strong coffees including their ristretto range (25 ml). The caffeine content ranges from 60 to 80 mg caffeine per cup yet Kazaar is an exception – as it is very high in Robusta and contains 120 mg caffeine.…
Hot chocolate for Nespresso machines has become exceptionally popular, and it is likely that more and more hot chocolate will be enjoyed as the weather starts to cool down. After all, there is nothing better than cuddling up on the sofa and indulging in a creamy, sweet chocolate drink. But, have you ever wondered what snacks are best to enjoy with your hot chocolate? Read on to discover more.
When pairing food with Nespresso hot chocolate, you should go for something tangy, sweet, or salty. Tangy fruits are great because they cleanse and refresh the palette, and they play off of the sweetness of the hot chocolate. Some great pairings include strawberries, raspberries, green grapes, tart apples, blackberries, and any sour citrus fruit.…
Surely the best time to drink coffee is whenever you fancy a cup of it? We certainly think so anyway! However, there has been research conducted regarding the impact coffee has on the body, and thus when the optimal time to drink it is. The results may surprise some of you. So, when is the best time to enjoy your delicious compatible coffee pods for Nespresso machines?
The best time to enjoy coffee is mid-morning. This is when you are hours away from hitting the sack, and your cortisol production is down too, making it the perfect time to indulge your caffeine habit.
You may have already gathered that preparing a cup of coffee using your Nespresso compatible capsules just before bed is not advised.…
Its no secret that most people in the world love their coffee… The UK is becoming a nation of coffee drinkers and the traditional idea of us being tea drinkers is fading away slowly.
Did you know…
Coffee is the most popular drink worldwide with over 400 billion cups consumed each year.
Last year in Britain, £730 million was spent on coffee.
Britain consumes 500g of coffee per person, per year.
With all of this being taken into consideration it comes as no surprise that the coffee market is continuing to grow at a rapid rate. With new machines, pods and beans being put out there all the time its hard to keep up with whats what.
One of the most popular machines to buy now is the Nespresso machines.…
Brrrrr its cold in here….
Did you know you can now get Nespresso compatible pods/capsules that allow you to make ICED coffee using your own Nespresso machine.
Our ICED coffee pods/capsules come in two strengths:
How to make ICED Coffee
Add one of our Nespresso compatible ICED coffee pods/capsules to your coffee machine
Add ice to your glass
Extract 40mm shot over ice
Add 100ml of chilled milk
ICED coffee is becoming more and more popular each year. Since Starbucks made their Frappuccino everyone loves a nice cold coffee and McDonalds have just brought out their own ICED range. The only issue with all of these is the cost. For the price of one drink you’re looking to spend at least £2/3.…
I like many others out there some times I struggle to focus on a book. Especially when its a slow starter.
I have recently been reading “Its not how good you are, its how good you want to be” – its one of those great self help books, and perfect for those of you who may be struggling professionally.
I was trying to get back into yesterday morning after a break and realised I had read the same page 3 times over, and I was still non the wiser as to what the page read.
So I decided to nip over to my Nespresso machine and use some of my Nespresso compatible capsules to see if they could give me a boost.…
The steps to recycling those little Nespresso capsules of joy
How to recycle Nespresso coffee capsules here in the UK.
1) Place your order for 200 capsules to get the usual free postage, while you are on the Nespresso site go to accessories and put in two lots of “Collect+” paid postage labels and also of course the #nespressorecyclebags to put your used capsules in (like the photo above Green in colour).
2) Fill the bags with your used Nespresso capsules
3) When the capsules reach the dotted line on the bag it is time to seal it.
4) Stick the paid postage label on the bag
5) Check out the Collect+ website to print off a label (if you do not have one already) find out where your local Collect+ Drop off point is using the post code location tool (for us it is out local Spar where we buy our newspapers).…
Hot chocolate Nespresso capsules are popular because they taste delicious. There is nothing quite like having a delicious, warm, and comforting cup of hot chocolate before bed. But, you may be surprised to learn that there are a lot more benefits associated with drinking Nespresso hot chocolate than meets the eye. Discover more below.
It can help you to lose weight – This is something that may surprise you, but hot chocolate does not have to be fattening. It depends on how you make it. Moreover, a cup of hot chocolate can satisfy your cravings and ensure you don’t opt for other foods that have much more sugar and a higher level of calories, such as cakes and pastries.
It is good for your arterial health – Hot chocolate is good for your arterial health because of the flavonoids it contains.…
Most people associate their Nespresso machine with coffee capsules, and generally espresso sized beverages (lets not forget George Clooney). However, did you know you can utilise your Nespresso machine in so many more ways, you’ll be left thinking “why hasn’t someone told me this sooner!”.
From making beverages you may have previously thought impossible, to saving money, read on for our roundup of top 5 ways to get more from your machine.
1. Nespresso Hot Chocolate
For those of you who aren’t that keen on coffee, but want to use that fancy new machine that sits oh so proudly on your kitchen work surface, look a little harder and you will see you can make other types of drinks like hot chocolate and milkshakes using your Nespresso machine!…
Which Nespresso compatible pods or capsules are the best to buy?
Will they break my machine?
Do they taste as good?
How much money can I save?
(9.6 / 10)
5 boxes (50 pods)
1 box (10 pods)
Postage Charge (60 pods)
The information provided is for indicative comparison – we recommend you visit each site and make up your own mind. Data accurate as of Dec 2016.
These are all questions that come to mind when you consider buying compatible pods/capsules for your Nespresso machine – and for good reason! Read on for our tips on selecting the right pods for you.
Nespresso has spent many years building up its customer base of coffee lovers, from an ever increasing amount of Nespresso machines on the market, to opening new stores (as well as the famous George Clooney ads!) More recently many companies have sprung up manufacturing their own Nespresso compatible pods – selling them at discount to Nespresso’s own.…
Hot Chocolate Mint Pods (Nespresso compatible)
As part of the yearly Christmas limited edition pods, in 2014 Nespresso rmade for sale the chocolate mint pod (which we loved), did it leave you wondering if Hot Chocolate Mint pods were available? If so read on.
Are you a person that always goes for mint chocolate ice cream when it is available? Some flavour combinations are just meant to be – and our mint hot chocolate (Nespresso® compatible) capsules are one of them.
A superb combination of aromatic yet subtle mint to enhance the flavour of the rich and creamy Nespresso compatible hot chocolate, this all time favourite is for the wicked a heart. One pod will make a sweet mint hot chocolate of about 30ml, simply add milk (ideally warm/frothed) and its a perfect treat.…
No matter whether you have treated yourself to a luxury Nespresso home coffee machine, or you have one of these machines at work for your employees, you will recognise that this coffee habit can quickly become expensive. Research indicates that every drink costs around 30p. It does not sound a lot, but this can soon mount up, which is why you should consider Nespresso compatible capsules instead. Read on to discover more.
For many years, people had no choice but to purchase Nespresso coffee pods and Nespresso hot chocolate pods. This is because Nespresso kept the make-up of their famous coffee machines a secret. However, this information has since been made public, allowing other businesses to create cheaper coffee pods that are compatible with Nespresso machines.…