Ultimate Holiday Eggnog Latte
This awesome latte can do double duty for Christmas or New Year’s. Simple to make and delicious to drink.
My wife says it is head and shoulders above StarBucks eggnog latte. Our friends say it brightens up their holidays.
Here is the recipe: (makes 2-4 cups depending on your espresso maker/bialetti)
*note: this entire recipe costs about $0.25 a cup in ingredients and requires minimal equipment.
+Medium coffee (can also use decaf)
+Whole milk (substitute soy milk, oat milk or almond milk if desired)
~preheat cup by microwaving for 15-30 seconds (depending on microwave power) or putting cup on a warning plate
+Add 1/4 espresso to cup
+Add 1/8 or splash of eggnog (add more/less to suit sweetness desire)
+Add heated whole milk
+Add splash of orange liquor
Voila, enjoy your delicious holiday latte!
This holiday latte is an absolute treat! The perfect way to start or end Christmas and New Year’s, it not only looks wonderful but tastes even better. Complimented by the orange liquor, creamy eggnog and milk, it will leave you feeling refreshed and uplifted – far more than a Starbucks eggnog latte ever could.
Plus, making it is incredibly easy too – all that is needed is some espresso, milk (soy milk, oat milk or almond milk can be used), local eggnog and a dash of orange liquor – for the bargain ingredient price of ~$0.35 per cup! Here’s how:
- Preheat your cup with a warning plate or by microwaving for 15-30 seconds (depending on microwave power)
- Add 1/4 espresso to cup
- Add 1/8 or splash of eggnog (add more/less to suit sweetness desire)
- Add heated whole milk
- Add splash of orange liquor
- Enjoy your delicious holiday latte!