Recipe and photo credit: https://www.thespruce.com/make-espresso-caffee-macchiatos-766132
Espresso Macchiatos (a.k.a. “Caffe Macchiatos”) are compact, flavorful drinks consisting of espresso and foamed milk. Once you know how to pull espresso shots and froth milk, you can easily learn how to make Espresso Macchiatos and Latte Macchiatos.
- 1-2 shots of espresso
- A dollop of foamed milk (with the texture of melted ice cream)
In a macchiato cup (about four ounces), top the espresso with a dollop of steamed milk. Serve immediately.