Coffee! this word is connected to a lot of people on emotional grounds. Be it; morning coffee, mid-night coffee and what not, people love it because they need a kick of caffeine. Here I am going to tell you some basic coffee beverages that you should know about and if you don’t know about it then you should try it.
Espresso is the base of every other coffee. It is made with 2 things: hot boiling water and some tamped ground coffee. You can top it with a little crema and adding sugar is totally optional.
It is similar to Espresso but in this coffee drink you just double the shots of espresso, rest everything is the same.
There are two types of Macchiato; short macchiato and Long Macchiato. Short macchisto is a subtler version of Espresso but this coffee is topped with creamier milk or milk foam and on the other hand Long macchito has double espresso shots topped with steamed milk and foam.
Americano is best for office going people who need a kick of caffeine. This coffee is 2/3rd parts water and 1/3rd part extracted espresso. Works like magic!
This is a go to for everybody all around the world. It is made out of 1 shot of espresso and milk (can be made flavoured too). It can be sweetened or unsweetened depends on your choice.
Cappuccino is 1/3rd espresso, 1/3rd milk and 1/3rd milk foam. It’s a nice balance plus a very flavourful beverage to have. Sometimes it is topped with chocolate powder or chocolate syrup for a better taste.
It is similar to cappuccino except the milk foam. It has half and half ration of 1 espresso shot and milk. Kid you not; this can keep you awake for a looong time.
it is made in a espresso cup with the same amount of coffee but less steamed water, which means it is super strong but the milk helps in toning down the bitter taste.
one of the most famous coffees of all time. This is a mixture of chocolate drink and cappuccino. 2/3rd part cappuccino and 1/3rd part chocolate powder. Little chocolate can be sprinkles on the top as well because a little extra chocolate hurts no one.
a scoop of vanilla ice-cream and a shot of espresso. Voila!
Regular Black Coffee
Basic coffee drink that is brewed straight from coffee Brewer, French press or any coffee making machine.
Black coffee with Milk
if you are not a black coffee fanatic, trust us, your taste buds will hate you if you take a sip of it. Add milk and you are good to go.
P.S.: add a little sugar and your taste buds will love you a little more.
Cold brew coffee: This beverage is served cold, with some cold espresso shot (hot espresso shot is kept overnight or for less time in the refrigerator) with crushed ice.
Delight to have in summers!
Iced Coffee: The coffee is made as a regular hot brew (hot espresso shot) and after that it’s added to the ice with milk and some sweetener.