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espresso drinks

espresso drinks at home explained

it’s friday morning. you’re sipping your favorite latte or cappuccino in the comfort of your own home. the frothy milk, the hot espresso… it’s perfectly balanced, just how you like it. you’re especially enjoying your coffee concoction because you didn’t have to leave the house to get it!

that’s the home barista dream right there.

now, with our milk foaming guide and espresso drinks tips (below), it’s down to you to turn it into a reality!

tag us #tampr with your #coffeegrams and latte art pics and we’ll shout your barista skills out on our instagram!

espresso drinks

exquisite espresso drinks to make at home

latte
what is it?

espresso mixed with steamed milk and topped with foamy milk. the original milky coffee, latte in italian literally means ‘coffee & milk’

flat white
what is it?

a twist on the latte using a double espresso shot, milk, and practically no foam. another cup originating in australia and new zealand, the flat white is stronger than a latte with an espresso to milk concentrate ratio of 2:4

macchiato
what is it?

a variation on espresso with added spots of foamed milk. it’s often mistranslated as ‘spotted’ because of the way the milk is added

espresso drinks
what is it?

espresso and milk, flavoured with chocolate or cocoa powder. not to be confused with mokka arabica beans which come from (and are named after) the port of mokha in yemen

americano
what is it?

made by pulling an espresso shot and adding water to dilute to taste. legend has it that it was developed by american servicemen in europe to turn strong euro espresso into the kind of coffee they were used to at home

cappuccino
what is it?

known as the drink of thirds; it’s 1/3 espresso, 1/3 milk, and 1/3 froth. looking for something sweeter than a latte — this is the drink for you