How to Make Latte Without An Espresso Machine

How to Make Latte Without An Espresso Machine

Sharing is caring!

Latte is a popular caffeine drink around the world that’s why people visit the coffee shops for drinking this latte. You may also love drinking latte and thinking of making a latte at home. But what if you don’t have an espresso machine, how do you make the drink?

Don’t worry about the espresso machine, even without this you can make your favorite drink at home easily. If you want to sip a latte in the morning then follow the direction and make the drink at home.

Making Latte Without An Espresso Machine 

There are different types of latte you can find, these are – vanilla latte, mocha latte, peppermint latte, and so on. You can use any type of milk for making latte which is the great thing about the latte.

Method 1- Making Latte With the Help Of a Whisk 

Everyone has a whisk at home as this is a basic kitchen tool. A whisk can help you make a cup of latte easily within a few minutes. You’ll need a coffee cup (to heat the milk), whisk (an aluminum whisk is better than silicon whisk), and coffee mug.


  • Half-cup milk
  • 6-ounces coffee powder


  1. 1First, make the milk frother and for that heat the milk for a few seconds in the oven.
  2. 2Now by using a small whisk, whisk the milk for at least 45 seconds or until you get the thickness you are desired for.
  3. 3Add the frothed milk on the brewed coffee.
  4. 4Your favorite latte is ready, and see you didn’t need to use the espresso machine.

Method 2 – Making Latte With a Milk Frother

Before brewing the coffee, make sure you gather a saucepan, milk frother, and a coffee mug.


  • 6-ounce strong coffee
  • 1 cup milk (any type)


  1. 1Pour the milk into the saucepan in medium-low heat until the milk comes in bubble form.
  2. 2Now with the help of your milk frother, make the foam and do this until the milk comes into a thicker form.
  3. 3Brew the coffee with enough water and then add the coffee in the mug.
  4. 4Now add the frothed milk over the coffee and sip your morning latte

Method 3 – Latte with the mason jar 

If you don’t have whisk or milk frother, yet you can prepare latte easily. With the help of a mason jar, making latte is very simple like the above two methods.


  • Brewed coffee
  • Milk

Instructions :

  1. 1Heat the milk for a few seconds and then add the milk into the mason jar.
  2. 2Attach the lid of the jar securely or else it will spill the hot milk. Now, shake the mason jar back and forth for a minute. Or shake the jar until the milk comes in your desired frothed form
  3. 3Add the brewed coffee into the mug, then add the frothed milk over the coffee.
  4. 4Before serving the latte, you can sprinkle some cinnamon over the frothed milk – this is optional.

We’ve shared three easiest methods of making the latte at home without an espresso machine. Now you can prepare your favorite latte whenever you want to drink

A cup of homemade latte has many nutrients that are very essential for our health. It contains calories, carbohydrate, protein, Vitamin A, calcium, potassium, cholesterol. Now that you know, you don’t need to purchase an espresso machine, make the drink at home and drink the latte.

Easy Latte Recipe

The following we’re going to share more latte recipes for you that you can make by yourself without any hassle.

1. Snickerdoodle Latte


  • 1 and a half cup of milk
  • 1/2 cup strong brewed coffee (hot)
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 2 tablespoons light brown sugar
  • Cinnamon Sugar to sprinkle on top (optional)


  1. 1Add the milk with cinnamon and light brown sugar in a small jar.
  2. 2Shake the jar for a minute and then heat this milk for a few seconds.
  3. 3In a coffee mug, pour the coffee and then pour the milk directly onto the coffee.
  4. 4Serve the latte with some sprinkle cinnamon sugar and enjoy it.

2. Pumpkin Spice Latte


  • 1 and 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup strong brewed coffee (hot)
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon pumpkin puree
  • 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice


  1. 1In a mason jar, add the milk including other ingredients except for coffee.
  2. 2Shake the mason jar with the lid attaches properly for a minute or until all the items dissolved.
  3. 3Then heat the milk for a few seconds.
  4. 4Add the coffee into a mug and pour the milk over the coffee
  5. 5The Pumpkin Spice Latte is ready to drink.

3. Nutella Latte 


  • 1 and 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup strong brewed coffee (hot)
  • 2 tbsp of Nutella


  1. 1Add the Nutella in a mason jar and milk then shake the jar for a minute.
  2. 2Next, heat the milk until it comes into a bubble form.
  3. 3By using a milk frother, make the milk frothy.
  4. 4Pour the coffee into a mug then add the foamed milk on top of the coffee.
  5. 5If you want you can sprinkle some cocoa powder over the milk foam.

4. Salted Caramel Latte Recipe 


  • 1 and 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup strong brewed coffee (hot)
  • 2 tbsp of caramel sauce (you can use ice-cream topping as well)
  • A pinch of salt


  1. 1Add milk, caramel sauce, and salt in a mason jar and attach the lid securely
  2. 2Shake the jar until all the items mix properly, then microwave the mixture for a few seconds.
  3. 3Pour the coffee in a coffee cup and add the milk over the coffee.
  4. 4Sprinkle some cinnamon or cocoa powder, enjoy the warm latte

These were four of the popular latte recipes that you should try. You don’t need any fancy equipment to prepare these lattes plus you won’t take much time to prepare.

In Conclusion 

Now, whenever you craving for a strongly brewed latte, make it at home instead of visiting a coffee shop. As you can see, no fancy tools needed and making lattes every day are very easy. Besides, making a homemade latte is fun. So give it a try and make the lattes all by yourself.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top