Coffee Variants

A single espresso, cappuccino or flat white? On a coffee menu at a cafe there are lots of different coffees to order. Below you can see the most common coffee variants, perhaps you dare to order something new next time.

 

Espresso

 

Made in an espresso machine where hot water under high pressure through the coffee powder. 25-35 ml, by a solid crema.

 

Ristretto

 

A single espresso with just over half the amount of water

 

Via

 

An espresso that has run longer, a simple espresso with close to double the amount of water

 

Americano

 

An espresso + equal amount of hot water

 

Cappuccino

 

A single espresso, one third steamed milk and one third frothed milk, 150-180 ml.

 

Latte

 

Double espresso in a tall glass filled with steamed milk with a little milk foam on top.

 

Flat White

 

Double espresso with hot frothed milk, served in the cappuccino cup.

 

Cortado

 

Double espresso with as much hot frothed milk