Cinnamon Almond Milk Macchiato

3 min read JUN 14, 2022

There are many delicious coffees out there, but the cinnamon almond milk macchiato has to be one of the best. The warming flavor of the cinnamon pairs perfectly with the bold coffee flavor.

This drink tastes like a warm cinnamon roll fresh out of the oven, bringing you feelings of comfort and coziness.

There are a few different types of macchiato. An espresso macchiato is a shot of espresso with a few spoons of foamed milk on top. 

This might be the first thing you think of when you hear the word macchiato. 

But we are talking about a latte macchiato, where a glass is filled with milk and then the espresso is poured on top. 

The drink is often served in distinct layers. This makes it different from a cafe latte, which is all mixed together. 

Also unlike a latte, the coffee flavor is stronger, especially on your first sip. 

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Making Your Cinnamon Almond Milk Macchiato

When making your cinnamon almond milk macchiato, you need a few different ingredients. The most important of these is the coffee. 

iced cinnamon almond milk macchiato

Macchiatos are traditionally made with espresso, but you can substitute strong brewed coffee instead. To do this, you’ll want to use dark roast coffee beans to get that bold flavor. 

Add your heated almond milk into a glass, and sprinkle in some cinnamon. Then you pour your coffee over the milk. You can even add some frothed milk on top if you’re feeling fancy. 

For a stronger cinnamon flavor, try using Lifeboost’s frosted cinnamon roll coffee. These flavored beans will really amp up the warm spicy flavor of your drink.

While we are a big fan of the cinnamon roll flavor of this drink, you can change up the flavor if you prefer. The options are limitless, and you could make an apple crisp macchiato for a taste of autumn, or even a creme brulee macchiato, to really satisfy that sweet tooth. 

Iced Cinnamon Almond Milk Macchiato

A traditional latte macchiato is served hot. But that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the delicious flavors as an iced, refreshing beverage.

All you need to do to make an iced cinnamon almond milk macchiato is to use cold milk instead of hot milk and fill your glass up with ice.

Pouring the hot coffee onto cold milk and ice will cool it down quickly. Making an iced coffee beverage is both quick and very easy. 

iced cinnamon almond milk macchiato recipe

This means that you can use a cinnamon almond milk macchiato to warm you up on cold days or cool you down on hot days. 

Again, you aren’t limited when it comes to flavors. You could opt for a hazelnut macchiato for a nuttier flavor. 

And if you’re wanting an extra special coffee beverage, you could make a caramel macchiato frappuccino, where you blend the drink together to create the ultimate icy coffee. 

Skinny Cinnamon Almond Milk Macchiato

Just because you’re watching your diet doesn’t mean you can’t also indulge in a delicious treat. 

By using flavored coffee beans, you can have a strong cinnamon flavor without the added calories of coffee syrups.

You should also opt for unsweetened almond milk to cut out those additional calories from the sweetener. 

skinny cinnamon almond milk macchiato

If you miss the flavor of vanilla almond milk, you could always make your drink with vanilla almond coffee beans.

This homemade version is also a lot healthier than what you would get at an expensive coffee chain. And even better, you can customize it to your tastes to make a truly perfect drink.

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