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Latte Art

A design made in a coffee drink with steamed milk and microfoam being poured into espresso.
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What is latte art?

Latte art is a common trick for baristas to make a cool design in coffee drinks, typically in a cappuccino or latte.

After steaming milk, the barista will pour it directly into espresso and use the microfoam to create a design by pouring in the microfoam last. The milk's foam will have a contrast to the espresso and milk, allowing the design to appear on the top of the drink.