How to make Affogato at Home

Make Affogato

Coffee is not merely a matter of black coffee. Indeed, the most well known blended coffee urban society. However, different types of coffee blended espresso made using as the basis.

Espresso itself, an Italian coffee which is thicker and concentration, as well as higher levels of caffeine due to the smaller volume. How to make must use the espresso machine, by pressing powders that have been finely ground coffee with boiling water.

Of espresso, blended coffee menu row can be formulated, such as cappuccino, espresso plus the hot milk and foam the milk boil. There is also a caffe latte which is also a coffee milk, but the foam is lighter than a cappuccino and a different size. In addition, their macchiato that tastes more tender and topped with milk foam.

While con Panna, a coffee with whipped cream on top and affogato is coffee plus ice cream. Caffe Americano coffee itself is thinner because it is made from a shot of espresso and hot water.

Well, affogato is one variant of coffee menu most easily made. Comes from the Italian meaning sink, affogato are drinks such as a scoop of vanilla gelato or ice cream which was then doused with hot espresso. not need to go to a cafe or coffee shop, you can make it yourself at home. If you do not have an espresso machine, a simple coffee dispenser such as French press, V60 or clever dripper also you can use.

Regular brewed coffee can be used as the basis. Just do not forget to filter it first.

To make affogato at home, following the recipe as reported by the Food Network.


1 shot of espresso or 1 cup of brewed coffee filtered
2 scoop of coffee ice cream flavor, chocolate or vanilla
dark chocolate taste, finely grated
nut hazelnut taste, coarse ground

How to make
1. Enter the two-scoop ice cream into a glass
2. Pour coffee
3. Sprinkle with grated chocolate and nuts hazelnuts

I first knew the term Affogato years ago from my sister Siska, who told me about how delicious Haagen Dazs’ Affogato is. And then I became more familiar with the term “Affogato Style“, which is Starbucks‘ term for adding one shot of espresso on the top of a Frappuccino.

Last week, since my mom bought a super 8L ice cream at home, I decided to try and create my own Affogato.

Prepare make Affogato

Prepare make Affogato

2 A scoop of ice cream on a mug and a brewed coffee in the french press.

make affogato use franch press

make affogato use a french press

At this point, that Ice cream didn’t have any idea that I’m gonna drown him with coffee. *evil laugh*

put affogato into cup

put affogato into the cup

And the drowning process was begun! Be tough, ice cream. 😛



The drowning process is almost complete…

Ready to Serve

Ready to Serve

The final product: The Affogato.

 Video How To Make The Affogato.

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