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Strawberry Latte

Updated on August 4, 2016
5 stars from 2 ratings of Strawberry Latte

Homemade Cafe Flavor

Flavored lattes are an indulgence that's sure to get your morning off to a great start. But why spend the time and money at a fancy cafe when you can get a similar great flavor from home? If you have an espresso machine you can make a proper latte but use strawberry flavored milk instead of plain. If you don't have a fancy espresso machine, you can make a similar beverage using coffee. Using low cost ingredients you may already have in your cupboards you can create a sweet strawberry flavored coffee treat that is fun and delicious. All the ingredients can be customized to your taste and it's ready in minutes.

Cook Time

Prep time: 5 min
Ready in: 5 min
Yields: 1

Ingredients

  • 2/3 mug hot coffee / espresso, (unflavored/ instant or brewed)
  • 1/3 mug milk, (milk substitutes work as well)
  • 2 spoonfuls Strawberry Nesquick powder, (other flavors are tasty too!)
  • 1 spoonful sugar

Instructions

  1. Prepare coffee or espresso and fill mug 2/3 of the way. Add sugar to coffee/espresso if desired.
  2. Add strawberry flavored powder to milk and mix well. Steam or warm milk (about 15 seconds in microwave).
  3. Fill mug the remaining 1/3 with flavored milk. Pour slowly to prevent curdling or skins. If a skin does develop on the surface just skim it off with a spoon.
  4. Enjoy! You can spruce up your flavored coffee with whip cream and a chocolate garnish or keep it simple for an everyday treat. Remember all ingredients can be adjusted to taste including flavoring.

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      Brittany Kennedy 4 years ago from Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

      Yum! I can't wait to try this! Excellent layout. Voted up and shared.

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      Alexandria Taberski 4 years ago from Loveland, CO

      Thanks!

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