Candles, Coffee and More

Make this beautiful centerpiece using coffee beans and candles- perfect for table decoration.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 15 min
  • Servings 1


pillar candles of various heights and diameters
platter, about 12 inches in diameter
pound coffee beans
pound whole hazelnuts (in the shell)
yard decorative ribbon, if desired

  • 1 Arrange candles on platter. Arrange coffee beans and hazelnuts around candles. Decorate with ribbon.

Expert Tips

This attractive holiday centerpiece is easily adapted using items found around the house. Instead of coffee beans and hazelnuts, try some of these items: • Tiny Christmas ball ornaments in any color • Gilded pinecones and fresh evergreen sprigs • Seasonal red and green candies • Fresh cranberries • Coarse decorating sugar or salt, which will glisten like snow • Wrapped candies and ribbon • Red and green pistachios • Red and green dried pasta in various shapes