Coffee Making Guide Espresso Shot of espresso two thirds of the way up an espresso cup. Cappuccino Shot of espresso in cappuccino cup topped with half steamed and half frothed milk. Dust with chocolate. Caffe Latte Shot of espresso in latte glass topped with 2 parts steamed milk and a little frothed milk. Flat White A short espresso with textured milk. Americano In large cup, hot water first then add a shot of espresso. Mocha Shot of espresso in latte glass. Make hot chocolate with steamed milk and pour on top. Macchiato A double espresso with a dash of frothed milk. Frothing milk Tip of steam arm just in top of milk. Hold base of jug until just too hot to hold. Bang jug to eliminate larger bubbles. Steaming milk Steam arm in bottom of jug and when just too hot to hold finish at top of jug for small amount of froth. Bang jug.