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perfect maple syrup coffee recipe with cinnamon

by | Apr 25, 2023 | Sweet Treats, Vegetarian Meals | 0 comments

This pure maple syrup homemade latte is delicious and can be whipped in a matter of minutes without the need for an espresso machine or traditional milk frother.  This recipe is made from hot milk (milk of choice), pure maple syrup, and instant coffee which makes it the perfect recipe for cold weather.  

As a coffee lover, I am always on the lookout for new and exciting coffee recipes to try at home. Recently, I discovered this maple coffee, and it has quickly become one of my favorites. This simple recipe combines the rich and nutty flavor of real maple syrup with the bold taste of coffee. In this blog post, I will teach you how to make this maple hot coffee recipe that will easily become your daily favorite coffee.

What Does Maple Syrup Coffee Taste Like?

Before trying out this cup of coffee, I was curious about what espresso maple lattes would taste like. I was pleasantly surprised by the delicious flavor it offered, it tastes exactly like something made in a coffee shop. The combination of maple syrup and coffee creates a unique taste that is both sweet and nutty. The coffee flavor is bold and rich, while the maple syrup adds a natural sweetness that is not overpowering. Overall, it’s a delicious drink that will satisfy your sweet tooth and coffee cravings all at once.

maple syrup coffee ingredients

Ingredients List for this maple syrup coffee recipe:

Instant espresso is important because it provides a strong coffee flavor that is essential to the recipe. Additionally, it is a convenient way to make coffee quickly without needing an espresso machine.

Pure maple syrup is also a must-have ingredient because it provides the natural sweetness needed to balance out the coffee’s bitterness.

whole milk is needed to create a creamy and frothy texture that makes this recipe taste like a homemade latte.

Honey vs. Maple Syrup

You may be wondering if you can substitute honey for maple syrup in this recipe. While both are natural sweeteners, they have different flavors that will affect the taste of the coffee. Maple syrup has a nutty, caramel-like flavor that pairs well with coffee, while honey has a floral and fruity taste that will work just as well. Keep in mind that maple syrup has more health benefits than honey, making it a healthier choice for this recipe.

maple coffee

How to Make Maple Syrup Coffee

  1. Begin by brewing a shot of instant espresso using hot water.
  2. In a separate container, heat one cup of whole milk, honey, and an optional splash of vanilla extract. You can use a milk frother to froth the milk.
  3. Pour the brewed coffee, along with the frothed milk into your favorite mug. Top it off with extra milk froth if you would like.
  4. Stir well and enjoy!


Can I use almond milk instead of whole milk?

Yes, you can use any type of milk you prefer. However, whole milk will provide the creamiest and frothiest texture.

Do I need a milk frother to make this recipe?

No, you can heat the milk on the stove and use a whisk to create a frothy texture.

Can I use instant coffee instead of instant espresso?

Yes, you can use instant coffee, but it will have a weaker coffee flavor.

Tips on Making Maple Syrup Coffee

Here are a few tips to keep in mind when making this recipe:

  • Use a milk frother or whisk to create creamy and frothy milk.
  • Follow the recipe card to ensure you have the correct measurements and steps.
  • Use pure maple syrup for the best flavor and health benefits.


perfect maple syrup coffee recipe with cinnamon

perfect maple syrup coffee recipe with cinnamon

This pure maple syrup homemade latte is delicious and can be whipped in a matter of minutes without the need for an espresso machine or traditional milk frother.  
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 1 serving


  • 250 ml dairy milk
  • 1 tbsp maple syrup
  • 1 tbsp instant espresso
  • ¼ cup hot water 60 ml


  • Place the dairy milk and maple syrup in a microwavable glass container and heat for about 3 minutes or until hot.
  • In the meantime, in a small ramekin, mix the hot water with the instant espresso and set aside.
  • Make the extra dairy milk froth by using a milk frother and set it aside. ( if you do not have a milk frother place the little bit of milk into an airtight container and shake the container until a froth is formed.)
  • Now, place the espresso into a coffee mug, along with the sweetened milk. Top your coffee off with the milk froth.
  • Enjoy while hot!
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