How to Make an Americano Misto

By: Jeffrey September 28, 2021

You'll learn how to make an Americano Misto today. This espresso-based drink is perfectly balanced with steamed milk.


What you'll learn:


Ingredients used in this recipe:

1. Two espresso shots 2. Hot water 3. Whole milk 4. A sweetener (optional)



1. Choose coffee beans

Choose your favorite coffee beans to use. I recommend a dark roast for this espresso-based drink.

2. Grind the coffee beans

Grind the coffee beans into a fine grind size. I'm using a Moka pot today. You can also use an espresso machine or AeroPress.

3. Brew the espresso

Brew the espresso shots. A double espresso shot will give this drink the perfect flavor.

4. Pour the espresso

Pour the freshly made espresso coffee into a tall glass of choice. You can add a sweetener now if you'd like.

5. Add hot water

Add an equal amount of hot water to the espresso coffee. Give it a quick stir.

6. Steam the milk

Steam the milk for this recipe. You can also scald it in a small saucepan, which is really easy.

7. Add the milk

Pour the steamed milk into the espresso-filled glass. You've just made an Americano Misto at home. Enjoy!

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