What Is Mocha Coffee Made Of?

The word "mocha" described coffee beans that had been imported from Yemen. The beans were roasted and shipped to the port after harvest. It's small irregular-shaped coffee beans have an earthy, winey accent, a strong coffee with medium to high acidity.

It has a chocolate flavor when you add a little chocolate to the mocha recipe to boost the chocolate hit. Whereas latte is the mildest coffee-based drink, mocha is much stronger than cappuccino. Unsweetened chocolate syrup, melted chocolate or cocoa powder are all options for a mocha.

Mocha lattes may help you concentrate while also reducing anxiety. Because chocolate reduces the effects of caffeine and increases attention span, it is ideal when you need to focus.

Milk, chocolate syrup, and steamed milk or hot chocolate are added to espresso to make the Mocha. The flavor of mocha is chocolatey and coffee-like in nature. The strength and bitterness of the coffee are absent from the Mocha, which is made stronger by the addition of milk and chocolate syrup to it.

The following are the distinctions between latte, cappuccino, and mocha:

  • Cappuccino is made with 1/3 espresso, 1/3 steamed milk, 1/3 foamed milk. The espresso is diluted with milk, but the coffee flavor remains prominent.

  • Latte is made with 1/6 espresso, 4/6 steamed milk, and 1/6 foamed milk. This is a milk-based beverage with a trace of coffee.

  • Mocha is made with 2/5 espresso, 2/5 chocolate, and 1/5 steamed milk. A robust coffee with a distinct chocolate flavor.

  • Mocha latte is made with 1/8 espresso, 5/8 steamed milk, 1/8 foamed milk, and 1/8 hot chocolate.

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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: 

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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: 

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