Making Basic Espresso Drinks

Making Basic Espresso Drinks

How many espresso drinks can you name?  More importantly, how many can you make?  While it seems that there are hundreds of different types of espresso drinks, most of the confusion comes from coffee shop.  Each shop creates names with the intention of setting them 

Peanut Butter Banana Espresso Smoothie

Peanut Butter Banana Espresso Smoothie

Wow!  There are a lot of flavors in this smoothie and, amazingly, they all work really well with each other.  Confession time: I become a secret fan of peanut butter banana sandwiches after I heard that Elvis loved them.  I always wanted to be a 

Making A Macchiato

Making A Macchiato

Macchiato is one of the most basic, and most versatile, espresso drinks that you can make.  At its core, there are two ingredients: espresso and milk.  Caffe macchiato, or espresso macchiato, is espresso with a little milk.  A latte machiato is steamed milk with espresso.  

A Delicious Brown Sugar Caramel Latte

A Delicious Brown Sugar Caramel Latte

Yum!  Brown sugar, caramel, whipped cream and coffee.  What a fabulous combination.  Yes, caramel and brown sugar are similar, but they are different enough to create unique tastes and they add a sweet zing to this espresso drink. There are two parts to the creation 

Really Potent Chocolate Espresso

Really Potent Chocolate Espresso

No fooling around here, this is THE espresso drink for chocolate lovers.  Pair this outstanding drink with your favorite chocolate dessert and you have a world class chocolate rush on your hand. Quality Coffee And Quality Espresso This drink revolves around two rich flavors, coffee 

Bavarian Chocolate Latte

Bavarian Chocolate Latte

I confess, I am a chocolate freak.  Not just a chocolate addict, a full out freak.  I collect recipes with chocolate, I will drive for miles to check out a bakery that might have a chocolate creation and I drive my kids nuts by not 

Honey Cinnamon Latte

Honey Cinnamon Latte

Now that you that you have learned how to make a delicious cup of espresso, it’s time to spread your wings and start making some fun espresso drinks. Have you noticed that every coffee shop offers a wide variety of coffee drinks, most of them 

Snickerdoodle Latte

Snickerdoodle Latte

Who doesn’t love a snickerdoodle cookie, especially a warm one right out of the oven? I admit, I have a weak spot for snickerdoodle cookies. I will make a batch for my family and I will always keep a few in a special spot, just