Craving a creamy Cappuccino? Care for a heart warming Mocha? Skip the expensive coffee shop and make your coffee at home in your own kitchen! Here are five recipes for some of your coffee shop favorites that can brighten up your day-
1. Cappuccino :
Steamed milk with a thick layer of airy foam poured over a rich dark espresso shot. The result is a velvety, creamy cup of coffee.
2. Latte Machiatto :
An espresso shot poured over steamed milk with a layer of thin foam. The name literally means ‘stained’ milk. Get this if you like milky, mild coffee.
3. Americano :
Also referred to as ‘Lungo’ or long in Italian, is a single or double shot of strong espresso with an equal or more quantity of hot water. Great if you like to drink black coffee and lots of it!
4. Espresso :
Forms the basis of most coffee shop style drinks. The favorite of the Italians and now a staple the world over, an espresso is dark and intense brew of ‘ coffee bean juice’.
5. Caffé Mocha:
First make some heart warming hot chocolate. Next add an espresso shot. Your Mocha is ready.