2 Ingredient DIY Latte: No Fancy Equipment Required--Skip the expensive chain's lattes and make your own at home with a kitchen tool you have at home. Easily made dairy-free, vegan, and/or Paleo.

DIY Latte

A super simple recipe for a homemade latte using no special equipment. 
5 from 4 votes
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Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: DIY Latte, Homemade Latte
Cook Time: 1 minute
Total Time: 1 minute
Servings: 1
Calories: 41kcal
Author: Kristen Chidsey


  • 1/2 cup milk ANY variety
  • 6 ounces strongly brewed coffee any variety


  • Heat the milk for 30-45 seconds in your microwave in the cup you intend to drink your coffee from. Once the milk of your choice is heated, take a small whisk and vigoursly whisk back and forth for 15-30 seconds until the milk is frothy.
  • Pour the coffee directly over the frothed milk or brew over it.
Nutrition Facts
DIY Latte
Amount Per Serving
Calories 41
% Daily Value*
Cholesterol 2mg1%
Sodium 51mg2%
Potassium 191mg5%
Carbohydrates 6g2%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 4g8%
Vitamin A 250IU5%
Calcium 149mg15%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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