8 Types Of Coffee You Must Try Out
The only thing that matter while you drink your coffee is its smells, and tastes. It can also make you happy in the morning if it is made right. However, everyone has one or two favorites to order – may be espresso, latte, cappuccino, mocha, or neat black. But do we know all the variety of coffees available? Here we have collected all those common coffees about which we are not so much familiar.
1. Caffe Americano
Making this beverage is very simple. You just have to add hot water over an espresso shot. During World War II, the American soldiers used to make this espresso drink. The beverages lasted longer. Probably after the war ended, American baristas adopted it.
Mostly all coffee drinkers have heard about this particular beverage. Cappuccino is an espresso drink that consists of 3 layers – firstly an espresso shot, after that a steamed milk shot and finally a foamy milk layer. You can top the final layer with some powder or shavings. This is a traditional Italian drink which the Italians consume during their breakfast.
3. Cafe Latte
It is another popular option for light espresso lovers. A latte consists of a single coffee shot and steamed milk. This beverage is very frothy. You can often encounter some cafes that confused this with the flat white.
4. Flat White
Flat white and long black, both of these coffees are from Australia and New Zealand. Yes, the origin places are two. To make the flat white coffee, on the espresso shot baristas pour steamed milk left at the bottom of the jug. This flat white is espresso is very popular among parents during school fetes.
For making the espresso, you have to shoot boiling water with high pressure on the finely grounded coffee beans. After that, pour it into a small mug. It is a difficult task to master even if it sounds too simple. If you want purest coffee expression, espressos are the one. Not everyone can drink espresso as it is quite a strong, brewed beverage.
Mocha can be described as latte where you can sprinkle some chocolate powder or pour some chocolate syrup. You can add some whipped cream over it. Mocha is a standard entry-level coffee. It brings a balance between hot chocolate and cafe latte.
7. Long Black
For making Long Black coffee, you have to pour hot water into a mug. After that, pour 2 espresso shits over the water. If you accidentally pour water over espresso, you will not get long black, it will become Americano. Usually, these long blacks are a very strong beverage. You will have more creamy foam over the espresso shots than you get in a Caffe Americano drink.
Macchiato is called Piccolo Latte. This beverage is an espresso shot where you top it with foamed milk pouring it directly into the cup. You might be finding similarities with a cappuccino, right? But it is different as it is way stronger than a cup of cappuccino. The reason is in Macchiato, we don’t pour any steamed milk. Baristas serve this beverage in a small espresso cup.