Expresso over milk

After being here for over a month is only natural that I have settled into a routine. This means that there is little new things to post. So I thought in such days when I have nothing I share something I learnt today.

The difference between coffees:

Long black: expresso poured over hot water.

Americano: hot water over expresso.

Latte: ratio is larger for milk vs coffee. It is poured expresso over milk.

Cappuccino: similar ratio of coffee vs milk. However, it has head of foam. It is poured milk over expresso.

Flat white: very similar to cappuccino with a similar coffee/milk ratio. This coffee has textured milk all the way through.

How to drink coffee: no sugar and you shouldn’t stirr the coffee at all to note the different types of coffee.

So here a perfectly poured latte:


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