A latte is a coffee beverage made with a shot of espresso and steamed milk. The word “latte” is derived from the Italian caffè latte, which means milk coffee. It is known for its creamy texture, balanced flavor, and the option for creative latte art.
Roaster: Sweet Bloom Coffee (Lakewood, Colorado)
Hometown Blend (Columbia & Ethiopia)
Flavors: Cocoa Nibs, Praline, Blackberry
About the Latte
The latte has its roots in Italian coffee culture, where the word “latte” simply means milk. It originated in the 17th century, with the birth of the caffè latte, a combination of espresso and steamed milk. Over time, the latte has evolved into a versatile and popular choice for coffee enthusiasts, known for its creamy texture and the artful possibilities of latte art.
The name “latte” directly references the prominent role of milk in this beverage. It reflects the combination of rich espresso and silky steamed milk, creating a harmonious and indulgent experience for coffee lovers.
Fun fact: Latte art has become a delightful and creative aspect of the latte experience. Talented baristas can transform the smooth canvas of a latte’s milk surface into intricate designs, showcasing their craftsmanship and adding an aesthetic touch to your cup of coffee.
At our café, we celebrate the artistry of the latte. Our skilled baristas carefully pour steamed milk over a shot of espresso, creating the perfect balance of flavors and textures. Whether you prefer a classic latte or desire to explore creative variations like flavored syrups or alternative milk options, we invite you to indulge in the velvety goodness of our lattes. Join us and immerse yourself in the world of latte, where espresso and milk unite to create a truly comforting and enjoyable coffee experience.