Starbucks Corporation is the leading roaster, retailer, and marketer of specialty coffee in North America In addition to a variety of coffees and coffee drinks, Starbucks shops also feature Tazo teas; pastries and other food items; and espresso machines, coffee brewers, and other assorted items. The company also sells many of these products via mail order and online at starbucks.com. It also wholesales its coffee to restaurants, businesses, education and healthcare institutions, hotels, and airlines. Through a joint venture with Pepsi-Cola Company, Starbucks bottles Frappuccino beverages and sells them through supermarkets and convenience and drugstores. Through a partnership with Kraft Foods, Inc., the company sells Starbucks whole bean and ground coffee into grocery, warehouse club, and mass merchandise stores. A third joint venture is with Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream. In addition, it distributes Starbucks premium coffee ice creams to U.S. supermarkets.
Chocolate Cappuccino Mousse
CHOCOLATE CAPPUCCINO MOUSSE
Starbucks Restaurant Copycat Recipe
1/2 pounds bittersweet chocolate
1/4 cup coffee syrup
1 1/2 cups whipping cream
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Melt chocolate and coffee syrup in a double boiler over medium heat. Combine the cream and vanilla, whip until soft peaks form. Gently fold 1/4 of the whipped cream into the melted chocolate. When well blended, fold the remaining whipped cream into the chocolate. Pipe or spoon the mousse into dessert glasses and chill. If desired, top the mousse with additional whipped cream and chocolate shavings and serve.