Are you a coffee lover who is up to the challenge of tasting all the different coffee recipes?
What are the recipes you like drink at every coffee shop you visit?
Some of you may have tasted a cappuccino, iced coffee, coffee with milk, and flat white coffee.
But have you tried a cafe macchiato? What is that?
In this article, we will discuss what Macchiato is, some facts about it, and the types.
In addition, we will give you a delicious quick and easy Iced Macchiato Recipe you can do at home.
What is a Macchiato?
Macchiato is an Italian word it means “marked” or “stained” milk. This is to distinguish an espresso with a small amount of milk foam from an espresso coffee.
In most cafes and even some restaurants, you may not see the macchiato listed on their menu. It might not be on the menu, but you can order a cup of it without hesitation.
They serve an authentic macchiato.
Since this coffee recipe has variations, it is best to specify your order.
But if you want to make one at home, try this simple recipe below – and tell me how it tastes!
Iced Macchiato Recipe
Here is a simple yet delicious coffee recipe to try. It’s a perfect afternoon coffee drink, especially in summer.
- 2 blows Espresso coffee
- 180 ml. Milk
- 1/4 Cup Ice
- 1 tablespoon Liquid sweetener
- 1 tablespoon Flavored syrup (optional)
Prepare the ingredients and equipment.
Make the espresso. Use dark roast as an alternative.
Turn on the blender and put all the ingredients.
Pour in the espresso or brewed coffee.
Mix all the ingredients for at least 2 minutes. Make sure all the ingredients are well mixed. No piece of ice should remain.
Pour the iced macchiato into the glass cup.
Garnish with your favorite syrup (optional).
Serve and enjoy.
It is a coffee with a strong taste compared to regular cappuccino.
For coffee lovers who prefer their coffee to be strong (more coffee and less milk), this recipe will not disappoint.
Although it has other variations, it is well known for its strong coffee flavor.
Macchiato variants are available.
Some might think that this coffee drink has no variations.
But some of its variations includes caramel macchiato and latte macchiato.
If you want to order this coffee from a coffee shop chain, you need to specify your order.
Its original form is espresso macchiato.
Before the availability of latte macchiato and other variations in cafes and cafes, coffee lovers Italy enjoys a cup of espresso macchiato.
There is a difference when you order a cup of it from a specialty cafe and chain.
Now that baristas around the world can customize the drink, you need to specify whether you want espresso macchiato, latte macchiato, or caramel macchiato.
Everyone’s perfect macchiato is different.
If you are making a macchiato drink at home, you can add flavored syrup to garnish the drink.
And you can also add liquid sweetener to make it taste sweeter.
You can add smooth textured milk froth on top.
In its original form, this drink does not require foam.
And later, adding foam on top became popular. Just looking at it, you might think it’s a latte.
Macchiato recipes are different in all countries.
Each master barista can personalize the coffee drinks, including the macchiato.
If you are traveling to a foreign country, visit a cafe or cafe and order a cup of macchiato.
Don’t be surprised if the drink tastes quite different from what you used to drink.
Also Read: 29 Phrases You Can Use When Ordering Coffee In Another Language
It’s easy to prepare with just two ingredients, an espresso and milk.
If you’re in the mood for a simple but delicious coffee at home, you can make a cup of macchiato. Espresso and milk are the main ingredients in this drink.
Hot or cold macchiato coffee is available in many cafes and cafes.
With these options you have, you can choose to have a hot macchiato in the morning and a cold in the afternoon. The frozen macchiato is very popular these days.
Espresso macchiato can be an alternative drink in the morning and your perfect drink in the afternoon.
If your favorite morning coffee isn’t available at a cafe you visit, try this drink.
It could be your second favorite drink.
Different types of macchiato
Some of you probably don’t know that macchiato coffee has two types.
If you want to order this coffee they might ask if it is a espresso macchiato or latte macchiato.
And if you have no idea what these types of macchiato are, it’s time to explore!
Espresso Macchiato (Long Macchiato)
Anyone can already guess that this type of macchiato contains more espresso coffee than milk.
You can add more milk to your cup as a supplement.
It is easily recognizable due to the strong taste of espresso. Expect your coffee to be in a small glass.
This coffee recipe is also known as long macchiato because it has more coffee (a double espresso) than milk.
If you prefer strong-tasting coffee, order a cup or two of that coffee.
Latte Macchiato (Short Macchiato)
If you compare it to espresso macchiato, this type is sweeter and with layered espresso.
By the name of this coffee recipe, expect milk froth on top.
Expect your coffee to be in a tall glass.
It has a distinctive mark called “macchia”.
The steamed milk is first poured onto the glass, then the espresso. If you compare it to latte coffee, this drink has more foam on the top.
Now that you know what a macchiato coffee is, you can add it to your favorite coffee drink.
It can be just like the others espresso-based coffee recipes, but you can recognize he.
How? ‘Or’ What? It’s more of an espresso and a small amount of milk. And it is well known to be stained with moss.
You should not be confused with espresso macchiato and latte macchiato.
By the amount of coffee, milk and liquid sweetener used, you can recognize the drink. Keep in mind that any time you want to brew a cup of macchiato, it’s more espresso than milk.
Have fun doing it!