Mocha is the way to go if you're searching for a way to liven up your morning cup of joe or if you want to combine coffee with dessert. Whether you own an espresso machine, you may make your own handmade mocha in the comfort of your own home.
A mocha is just a latte that has been spiked with chocolate. Traditionally made with one shot of espresso, hot frothed milk, and chocolate, which can take the form of chocolate syrup, melted chocolate, cocoa powder, or another type of chocolate.
Arabica coffee beans, which are naturally less bitter than other coffee beans, are used to make a superb mocha. However, just because a mocha contains chocolate does not imply that it must be excessively sweet or sugary. As an alternative to using a sugary syrup, espresso can be combined with pure cocoa powder to produce a bitterer beverage.
When making a mocha at home, the most straightforward method is to just brew hot chocolate and then add coffee. This DIY mocha shortcut, which utilizes normal coffee instead of espresso, is perfect for busy mornings when you need to cut down on prep time while still getting a caffeine boost.
Espresso with a strong, robust flavor blended with bittersweet mocha sauce and steamed milk and topped with sweetened whipped cream. The classic coffee beverage that never fails to satisfy on a sweet note.
If you own an espresso machine, the "classic" mocha (also known as a caffè mocha) is made by layering a shot of espresso, ice cream, and shaved or melted chocolate on top, r no mixing required! The espresso is then consumed through a layer of cream and chocolate.
Commonly, the mocha coffee formula is as follows: 2 espresso shots. 2 oz. hot chocolate 1 oz. steaming milk.
Other Questions about Coffee
Questions not about coffee (but important to coffee)
OCM (OnCoffeeMakers.com) was started in 2007 with the first webpage about coffee machines. And for a number of years, we focused on helping people find their desired coffee machine (we still are helping folks with that! So, if you are looking for coffee machines for office or restaurants - check out the link).
In 2010, we started getting enquiries on restaurant marketing and we start to help food and beverage brands with their marketing. Below are campaigns and events that we have done over the years:
OCM's campaigns: F&B Marketing Ideas by OCM
OCM's Events: F&B Industry events by or with OCM
Check out this restaurant marketing guide to learn more about the many campaigns and companies we have worked with.
Since then, we have also created many marketing workshops and classes for the F&B industry. Many of these modules are still running in tertiary institutions such as Temasek Polytechnic Skillsfuture Academy and also ITE College East COC classes, below are some snippets of our lectures and workshops:
OCM’s F&B workshops: Food and Beverage Marketing Lectures | Workshops - click to watch classes on customer journey map, JTBD and more.
So, if you are looking for industry practitioners to help you scale your coffee or F&B businesses, do drop us a message or book an appointment. Do also check out our various social media platforms on regular F&B and coffee market updates:
For regular coffee (F&B) related videos: OCM Youtube
For Daily Coffee Inspiration (fun coffee content): OCM IG
For insights into the coffee (F&B) industry: OCM LinkedIN
PS: For the coffee lovers, we continue to share coffee articles (and videos) and have also started a free coffee class section (with free online coffee training supported by coffee partners).