Iced Maple Latte. My maple iced latte recipe is so easy to make at home! All you need is espresso, milk of choice, ice, and pure maple syrup.
My Maple Iced Latte Recipe is:
- Easy to make
- Easy to customize
- Dairy free option
- Vegan option
- Naturally gluten free
I am always shocked at how much coffee shops charge for lattes. I mean, I get that frothing the milk and making the espresso takes a little more time than pouring a cup of coffee. But really, it should not be costing 5-7 dollars! Ever since we got our espresso machine, I have been making them at home! And let me tell you, we have saved so much money (even after subtracting the cost of the machine & beans!). Plus, coffee made at home is delicious and made exactly how you want it!
WATCH HOW I MADE MY MAPLE ICED LATTE RECIPE
TIPS FOR HOW TO MAKE THE BEST ICED MAPLE LATTE AT HOME
USE FRESH QUALITY COFFEE BEANS. Fresh coffee beans are a must to get a perfect espresso shot.
FILL YOUR GLASS COMPLETELY WITH ICE. Keep your latte cold for longer with more ice cubes in a larger glass!
USE THE TYPE OF MILK YOU LIKE. Any type of milk works in this latte recipe.
ADD SWEETENER TO TASTE. Use the amount that you like!
ADD VANILLA EXTRACT TO MAKE A VANILLA LATTE. If you like vanilla lattes, simply add 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract to your milk.
USE CINNAMON TO MAKE A MAPLE CINNAMON LATTE. Simply add cinnamon right on top of the espresso at the end for a starbucks copycat maple cinnamon oat milk latte!
Frequently asked questions about how to make an iced latte at home.
IS MAPLE SYRUP GOOD IN ICED COFFEE?
Yes! Maple syrup is delicious in iced coffee too.
CAN I MAKE AN ICED LATTE WITH INSTANT COFFEE?
Yes! Instead of 1 teaspoon of instant coffee powder to 6 oz water, use 1 teaspoon instant coffee powder to 1 oz of water for a easy instant coffee espresso shot.
WHAT IS THE ICED LATTE RATIO OF ESPRESSO TO MILK?
1 shot of espresso (1 oz) to 1 cup of milk (8 oz).
HOW CAN I MAKE A ICED LATTE WITHOUT AN ESPRESSO MACHINE?
Yes! See how to make an espresso shot with instant coffee question above.
USE VANILLA PLANT MILK FOR AN ICED VANILLA LATTE RECIPE.
I love using vanilla plant milk! I've used vanilla almond milk, vanilla soy milk, and even vanilla cashew milk! All of these taste great with espresso.
Or, add 1 teaspoon vanilla extract to any type of milk for an easy healthy iced vanilla latte.
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HOW TO MAKE A MAPLE ICED LATTE RECIPE WITH AN ESPRESSO MACHINE
First, fill a glass to the top with ice.
Next, add the milk of choice almost all the way to the top.
Next, add a tablespoon of pure maple syrup.
Brew a double shot of espresso. Or, if you want less caffeine, brew a single shot. We use dark roast coffee in our espresso maker.
Pour your espresso over your milk.
Stir it in and enjoy!
By the way, did you know that a macchiato is basically an upside down latte? So technically I just made a macchiato with extra milk.
Another way you can make your latte, which is the traditional way is to add your shot of espresso first, then pour your milk over the espresso!
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Maple Iced Latte
- 1 cup ice cubes
- 1 ½ cup milk of choice
- 1 tablespoon pure maple syrup
- 1-2 shots espresso
- Fill a glass to the top with ice.
- Brew 1-2 shots of fresh espresso.
- Fill almost to the top with milk of choice.
- Add 1 tablespoon of maple syrup.
- Mix the maple syrup into the milk.
- Pour the espresso over the top.
- Stir and enjoy!
Find the Espresso Maker I use on my Amazon Shop account!