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french press latte in a glass mug
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French Press Latte

A French Press Latte is so easy to make at home! This recipe will help you make a delicious latte in your French Press. It's quick and perfect for all coffee lovers!
Prep Time3 mins
Cook Time8 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: coffee, french press, latte
Servings: 1
Calories: 174kcal
Author: Aimee



  • 4 tablespoon espresso coffee coarsely ground
  • 8 oz water
  • 10 oz milk


  • Boil your water in an electric kettle or on the stove.
  • Grind your coffee beans on the coarsest setting your coffee grinder has if using whole bean coffee, or use pre-ground espresso beans.
  • Add 4 tablespoon of ground coffee to the French Press. Add enough of the boiled water to wet the coffee grounds until just covering the grounds. Let steep for 2 minutes.
  • In a microwave safe glass add the milk. Heat in the microwave for 1-1.5 minutes. Remove from the microwave and foam the milk with a milk frother, slowly moving the frother up and down in the milk a few times.
  • Add 4 oz more hot water to the French Press. Stir to combine. Press the plunger down on the French Press and then pour into your mug or glass.
  • Using a spoon, hold back the foam as your pour the hot milk into the mug. Scoop the remaining foam onto the top of your latte.


Calories: 174kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 9g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 28mg | Sodium: 134mg | Potassium: 403mg | Sugar: 14g | Vitamin A: 459IU | Calcium: 328mg | Iron: 1mg