Simple Lavender Syrup for Coffee Recipe

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Step up your latte game with lavender syrup for coffee. Use it to make a tranquil cup of lavender latte to soothingly start or end a busy day.
Breakfast
New American
8
ingredients
8
steps
18
minutes
In his early 20s, Barista Josef partnered with a friend to take over a coffee shop outside of London with absolutely no experience in the coffee industry. Fast forward 10 years later, and Barista Josef is now a top roaster and SCA trainer with international experience gained in London, Melbourne, Berlin and the U.S. In 2019, he earned his Authorized Specialty Coffee Training license and is now fully focused on helping home coffee brewers raise the level of quality they are able to achieve in their daily cups.

Ingredients

Servings:
4
For the Lavender Syrup
3/4 cup(s)
water
1/4 cup(s)
dried lavender
1/2 cup(s)
sugar
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1
pinch of salt
For the Lavender Latte
40 ml
espresso
1 tblsp
lavender syrup (see above)
6-8 oz
steamed milk
What You'll Need for This Recipe

Directions 8 steps | 18 Minutes

Step 1

Measure and prep all ingredients.

Step 2

Make the lavender syrup. In a small pot, add water and dried lavender. Bring to a boil then lower the heat and simmer for 4 minutes.

Step 3

Turn off the heat and allow it to cool completely. Strain off the lavender and reserve the water.

Step 4

In a small pot, mix the sugar and the reserved lavender water (around 1/4 cup) together. Bring to a boil, then lower the heat and simmer for 4 minutes. If the sugar has not dissolved, bring it back to a boil, put the lid on and boil without stirring for 1 minute.

Step 5

Take off the heat, add the vanilla extract and salt and whisk together throughly. Let cool before using.

Step 6

Make the lavender latte. In a mug, mix the espresso and lavender syrup together.

Step 7

Pour freshly steamed milk on top.

Step 8

Garnish with extra lavender if desired. Enjoy hot.

Nutrition Per Serving
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CALORIES
155
FAT
2.1 g
PROTEIN
1.7 g
CARBS
33.1 g

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Emma C.

Emma

13 Jul 2022

This makes coffee extra cozy on a rainy day!

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Sarah D.

Sarah

08 Jul 2022

This is a dream in coffee and cocktails!

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Madeleine F.

Madeleine

09 Apr 2022

Easy to make and tastes great!

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Ivan B.

Ivan

03 Dec 2021

Great recipe! Well done! đź‘Ť

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