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Starbucks Eggnog Latte

Katerina | Diethood
A perfect Christmas morning coffee drink! This festive, Starbucks-inspired latte is made with strong brewed espresso, steamed eggnog and milk. It's so GOOD!
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 10 mins

Ingredients
  

  • 4 ounces boiling water
  • 1 to 2 teaspoons instant espresso powder - I use Medaglia D'Oro Instant Espresso Coffee (you want a strong cup of coffee)
  • 1/4 cup milk (use skim or 2%)
  • 1/2 cup eggnog
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tablespoon light brown sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • pinch of nutmeg , or to taste, plus more for dusting
  • whipped cream , optional

Instructions
 

  • Stir the espresso powder into the hot water and set aside.
  • In a glass measuring cup combine milk, eggnog, vanilla, brown sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg; whisk/stir until thoroughly combined.
  • Place in Microwave and cook for 1 minute and 30 seconds, or until the milk starts to froth up.
  • Remove from Microwave and stir/whisk again.
  • Place in Microwave for an additional 30 seconds, or until the milk begins to froth up again.
  • Remove and, while stirring the eggnog-mixture, slowly pour the coffee into the eggnog-.mixture.
  • Top with whipped cream and dust with nutmeg.
  • Serve.

Notes

RECIPE SOURCE: DIETHOOD Inspired by Starbucks
 

Nutrition

Calories: 184 kcal | Carbohydrates: 19 g | Protein: 7 g | Fat: 7 g | Saturated Fat: 4 g | Cholesterol: 81 mg | Sodium: 97 mg | Potassium: 290 mg | Sugar: 19 g | Vitamin A: 360 IU | Vitamin C: 1.9 mg | Calcium: 234 mg | Iron: 0.3 mg | Net Carbs: 19 g

Nutritional info is an estimate and provided as courtesy. Values may vary according to the ingredients and tools used. Please use your preferred nutritional calculator for more detailed info.

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Christmas drinks, eggnog recipe, holiday drinks, homemade starbucks recipe, starbucks copycat recipe