WITH National Coffee Week running from April 23 to 28, De’Longhi has come up with delicious coffee cocktail recipes.

For a perfect pick me up, try the kickstarter morning smoothie?

This is a brilliant way to get the day going.If you prefer, you can leave out the cocoa and cinnamon.


1tsp cocoa powder
1tsp cold milk
1 shot espresso
120ml Greek plain yoghurt,chilled
¼vanilla pod,split and the seeds scraped out (or½tsp vanilla extract)
1 banana
pinch of cinnamon
½ tsp agave nectar, or 1 tsp sugar syrup or honey, or to taste

Mix the cocoa and milk together
thoroughly to form a paste. Add it
along with all the other ingredients
to a blender and blitz until smooth.
Serve in a tall glass.