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Entertaining with Coffee and Espresso for the Holidays

Holiday Espresso
With the holiday season comes a lot of parties filled with delicious food, fine wines, and cheer all around. When dessert hits the table, it’s time to break out the coffee and espresso. The type of machine you have, either semi-automatic or super-automatic, determines the type of host you can be.

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How to Screw Up a Latte and Barista Commandments

Today a look at bunch of ways to screw up a latte. So in a past video we covered what goes into a quality latte. If you missed that one, use the link up here to check it out. But today some ways that lattes get screwed up. Before we get to those lets cover a couple barista commandments.

The first? Thou shalt not pronounce espresso with an X. And the second: Thou shalt not touch thine milk with spoon. So want a bad latte? Just ask a barista for one with eXpresso… and If you want a show, say Expresso 3 times fast to a barista and their head just might explode. As for the spoon thing, well as far as I’m concerned what you do in the privacy of your own home, that’s up to you, but in a good cafe the spoon will never touch milk in a frothing pitcher.

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3 Ways to Make a Pumpkin Spice Latte

So fall is here and that means a few things. Halloween displays in stores, quickly followed by Christmas displays, football, crisp air, colorful foliage and of course pumpkin spice lattes!

Today I’ve got 3 ways to make a pumpkin spice latte at home. They range from simple. using a flavored syrup, to making your own pumpkin spice, spice mix to a totally organic option which includes actual real pumpkin.

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Frothing Milk for a Latte

Learn how to get a better milk froth for a latte. Marc from WholeLatteLove.com shares his hacks and advice for producing a sweet and creamy micro-foamed milk froth.

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How to Make a Layered Latte

A layered latte is a great way to enjoy a sweet, milk-based espresso drink. It is recognizable by three clearly defined layers within the drink, created by syrup, milk and espresso.

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Gingerbread Latte Recipe

Continuing with the trend of recognizing less known holidays, today I'd like to acknowledge National Gingerbread Day. Now, one might wonder how to celebrate gingerbread; I say, with a latte! In honor of this special day, the seasoned baristas here at Whole Latte Love have whipped up just the recipe for the occasion.

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