How to Make a Latte With
an Espresso Machine?

These can easily be made at home. Only a few essentials are required during the beginning stages.

Two-thirds of a cafe latte is made up of frothed milk and an espresso shot. A good latte can feel like an embrace wrapped in silky, creamy coffee.

Coffee is in every latte. Without the coffee, it's called a "latte." Fortunately, if you don't have a coffee grinder, there is an alternative.

Coffee can also be purchased pre-ground at a local coffee shop. A local coffee shop that roasts its own beans is the finest option. Pre-ground coffee from the grocery store is usually fresher than coffee purchased from a coffee shop.

Coffee beans that have been roasted to a darker shade are ideal for latte-making. The best espresso and best latte are made with medium-dark roasted beans.

Milk is the primary ingredient in your latte, thus it has a significant impact on the flavor. Other milks can be used in place of whole milk.

This is a delicate process...

For the purposes of this article, aeration and emulsification are considered to be the two processes. You need both to create latte art or a good cappuccino.

250-milliliter cup for your morning coffee fix (or 8oz). Make sure you have enough milk by getting a cup or glass of coffee this size.

Espresso machines make the process of making a latte a lot easier. Milk is heated to the correct temperature with the use of a steam wand in more advanced equipment.

When you use this method, you'll have more control over the entire procedure. Your semi-automatic coffee maker requires that you understand how to use the frother or steam wand.

Using an automatic machine is as simple as pressing a few buttons. Most of the time, all you have to do is add coffee beans and press a button to start brewing. There is no need to learn how to use a steam wand with an automatic milk frother. The majority of the work is done by an automated latte machine, but there is still some manual effort involved.

How To Make The Perfect Cappuccino

By: Douglas

Other Latte Art Questions

How to Steam Milk for Latte Art without Machine

How to Steam Milk at home for Latte Art

Other Questions about Coffee

How much does it cost to rent a espresso machine?

Questions not about coffee (but important to coffee)

What is whole milk

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OCM ( 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).

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