What is the origin of the hazelnut latte?
The origin of the hazelnut latte is not known exactly, but it might originate in Italy since hazelnut and coffee flavors are combined in the region for many years.
Are there other versions of the hazelnut latte?
Other versions of hazelnut latte include a mocha hazelnut latte with additional chocolate flavor and an iced hazelnut latte served cold with ice cubes.
Hazelnut Latte Recipe
Would you like to make some hazelnut latte at home? Below is the recipe for you to enjoy!
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Hazelnut latte is an espresso drink with steamed milk and hazelnut syrup. Hazelnut is the most popular flavor added to coffee by coffee lovers. It enhances the coffee taste with a warm and nutty flavor. So, the hazelnut latte has a sweet, nutty, and creamy flavor.
Hazelnut latte is often topped with milk foam and a sprinkle of cocoa powder, nutmeg, and cinnamon. Some coffee shops also serve it topped with whipped cream.
Now, let’s move on to the hazelnut latte recipe below and enjoy it!
2 shots espresso (if you do not have any tool to make espresso at home, use ½ cup of strongly-brewed coffee)
1 cup whole-fat milk
2 tablespoons hazelnut syrup
Whipped cream for topping (optional)
Cocoa powder, ground cinnamon or nutmeg (optional)
Make the espresso using an automatic espresso machine, Moka pot, or AeroPress, and pour it into a tall glass or large mug.
Heat the milk to scalding and froth it using a milk frother, French press, or whisker.
Add the hazelnut syrup to the espresso and stir until well combined.
Pour the frothed milk over the mixture in the glass.
You can top it with whipped cream and a sprinkle of cocoa powder, cinnamon, or nutmeg if you like.
Your hazelnut latte is ready.
RECIPE NOTE FOR HAZELNUT LATTE:
Hazelnut latte is usually drunk hot, but you can also make an iced hazelnut latte if you prefer it cold. Let the espresso shot cool down and use cold milk to make an iced hazelnut latte, and then pour the espresso, milk, and hazelnut syrup mix into the tall glass filled with ice cubes.
HOW TO SERVE HAZELNUT LATTE:
To see its layers, you can serve the hazelnut latte in a mug made of glass, for example, in a tall glass. You can top it with milk foam or whipped cream, and a sprinkle of cocoa powder, ground cinnamon, and nutmeg. You can also drizzle some hazelnut syrup on top.