How often do you find yourself warming up with something from your local coffee shop?
I love warm beverages anytime, but especially when it’s as FRIGID as this winter has been.
But those lattes can hurt your budget “a latte!”
I actually have a capuchino maker stashed up in my pantry, that has a milk steamer, and I do get it down from time to time, but I will let you in on a little secret about me, I hate having clutter on my counter!
Drives me CRAZY.
I love coffee and tea lattes, and this works SO DARN GOOD!
Especially when you want one in a hurry!!
How To: Froth Milk at Home
What you need
Jar with a lid
Milk, your choice
Place desired amount of milk in jar leaving at least half of jar empty, for room to froth.
Place the lid on the jar and SHAKE!!
I shook mine for about 30 seconds or so.
Remove lid and heat in the microwave.
I started at 30 seconds, but added a little more time, because I like my beverages HOT.
Watch it, though, because it will GROW!
(I need to add a picture of this!! — my kids were giggling like crazy!)
With a spoon, hold the froth part back as you add your hot milk to your beverage of choice. Stir.
Spoon froth on the top of your beverage.
If you make this recipe, I’d love to know! Snap a picture, share the photo on social media with the hashtag #AnAffairFromTheHeart – I’d love to see what you made! – Michaela