The standard coffee recipe for dalgona is easy to prepare yourself at home or with your children. And it uses items you might already have on hand: instant coffee, sugar, and milk. With decaffeinated instant coffee or instant espresso, it is always a suitable treat.
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How to make Dalgona coffee at home
To make Dalgona coffee you only need:
- 1 tablespoon instant coffee or instant espresso
- 1 tablespoon granulated sugar
- 1 tablespoon water
- Milk (dairy or dairy works equally well here.)
Put the instant coffee, sugar and water in a bowl and beat. vigorously (or use an immersion blender if you have one to make it a much much easier process) until the mixture turns super thick – it should have a similar consistency to whipped cream with slightly stiff peaks – and changes a subtle golden brown color.
Pour milk into a glass filled with ice cubes, then scoop the soft mixture on the cold milk or mix the two parts together if you are looking for a latte situation.
You can also dress it up with variations, like mint in the milk layer, dalgona coffee foam over another drink – likeor cold chocolate – even sprinkles on it. It's a fun, airy drink, so have fun with it.
Take a picture (or video the whole thing) and post it online so that you too can join the ever-expanding dalgona coffee community.
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A version of this story was previously posted on Chowhound .
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