This is a very basic breakfast drink and the name literally means "stained milk": it refers to the coffee which is poured into the hot frothed milk.
- 1 espresso
- 130 ml hot frothed milk
Make an espresso coffee. Heat and froth the milk. Pour out the frothed milk, then the espresso coffee
Serve in a tall tumbler or 160 ml cappuccino cup
The latte macchiato is often confused with the caffelatte. The difference lies in the amount of milk foam on top of the coffee - in the latte macchiato there's about 1.5 cm while there's almost none on the caffelatte.