The Daily Double Shot – June 2, 2012

I was planning on giving you a break from my mediocre barista skills this weekend, but I have some important news! I think I may have made my best cup of latte ever! I know what you are thinking, every time I make a new cup, it should be the best one ever because I’m starting at the bottom, but this one is noteworthy to me!

I made some espresso that had so much crema that when it was dripping I couldn’t see the black liquid as the drops separated that rich light brown foam apart. That’s noteworthy, right? That, and with The Coffee Enabler’s advice, I started making a better looking cup of froth. Not the best yet, but I’m working on it.

In other news, we just ordered a few other accessories: knockbox, frothing pitcher, and a thermometer.

Come on latte art.  Come to me…

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