Taste the Warmth of Ireland: Irish Cinnamon Latte Recipe

As the days grow colder, there’s nothing quite as comforting as a warm, frothy beverage to lift our spirits. That’s why I’m excited to introduce you to my Irish Cinnamon Latte Recipe. This creamy and delicious latte is infused with the rich flavors of Irish cream syrup, cinnamon, and brown sugar. The combination is simply heavenly!

The best part about this recipe is that it contains simple and affordable ingredients that you can easily find in your pantry or local grocery store. From coffee beans to milk and cinnamon, every item serves a unique purpose to create the perfect balance of flavors in every delicious sip.

Whether you’re sipping your latte by the fireplace on a quiet winter evening or enjoying it with friends over a weekend brunch, this recipe is sure to delight your senses and give you the cozy feels that only a warm drink can provide.

So let’s grab our mugs and get brewing!

Why You’ll Love This Recipe

Irish Cinnamon Latte
Irish Cinnamon Latte

Imagine the taste of a comforting latte blended with the smoothness of Irish cream and the heat of cinnamon. Is your mouth watering yet? This Irish Cinnamon Latte recipe is not only delicious, but it’s also surprisingly easy to make. Trust me; once you try it, you’ll be hooked!

There are so many reasons why you’ll love this recipe. First and foremost, it’s the ideal drink for any time of day! Whether you’re starting your morning with a steaming cup of coffee or ending your evening with a warm treat, this latte hits the spot every time.

Furthermore, the ingredients in this recipe are budget-friendly and straightforward. With milk, Irish cream, brown sugar, cinnamon syrup, and espresso (or strong coffee), you can whip together a creamy and flavorful drink in minutes.

It’s perfect for anyone looking for a touch of indulgence that won’t break the bank. Plus, this recipe can easily be customized to suit your taste buds. Add a dollop of whipped cream on top, use different types of milk such as oat milk, or switch up the flavor by adding hazelnut or chocolate syrup.

Lastly, If you’re a fan of Starbucks drinks but don’t want to break your budget buying their fancy drinks all the time. Look no further; this recipe is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth while giving you that warm and fuzzy feeling inside.

In conclusion, we all deserve a little indulgence sometimes, and with its creamy texture and delicious flavor, this Irish Cinnamon Latte recipe is an excellent choice! Try it today – I promise; your taste buds will thank you!

Ingredient List

 The perfect balance of coffee, cinnamon, and sweetness
The perfect balance of coffee, cinnamon, and sweetness

List of Ingredients for the Irish Cinnamon Latte Recipe

To make the perfect Irish Cinnamon Latte, you will need the following ingredients:

  • Coffee Beans: 1-2 shots of espresso or 3 ounces of strong coffee.
  • Milk: 1 cup of dairy milk, oat milk or any other plant-based milk of your choice.
  • Irish Cream Syrup: 1-3 ounce syrup, depending on how sweet you prefer your coffee.
  • Brown Sugar-Cinnamon Syrup: 1/2 teaspoon of brown sugar and 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon mixed together.
  • Heavy Cream: 3 teaspoon of heavy cream or whipped cream for topping.
  • Irish Whiskey: 10 ml (optional).
  • Ice, Chocolate Syrup or Ice Cream: As optional toppings for cold Irish Cinnamon Latte.

Ensure to use high-quality ingredients to achieve an exceptional taste with every sip. Now that you have all that you need let’s get started!

The Recipe How-To

 A warm and cozy Irish-inspired latte for chilly days
A warm and cozy Irish-inspired latte for chilly days

Now that you have gathered all the needed ingredients, it’s time to brew this delicious Irish Cinnamon Latte. Follow these simple steps to create your drink.

Step 1: Brew coffee

The first step is to brew a fresh cup of coffee. You can use your favorite ground coffee beans or prepare an espresso shot. If you want a stronger flavor, you can also use some Irish whiskey instead of coffee.

Step 2: Add cinnamon syrup

Then add 1/3 ounce of cinnamon syrup and 1/3 ounce of Irish cream syrup into a serving mug.

Step 3: Mix sugar and cinnamon

In a small bowl, mix together 1 teaspoon of brown sugar with a pinch of ground cinnamon.

Step 4: Froth Milk

Next, pour the milk into a frother and froth until desired texture is achieved. You can use traditional milk or swap it for oat milk if you prefer a vegan option.

Step 5: Add Coffee and Sugar Mixture

Add the brewed coffee/espresso shot to your serving mug with the syrup mixture.

Step 6: Pour Milk and Sugar Mixture

Slowly pour in your frothed milk over the coffee syrup mixture in the serving mug.

Step 7: Sprinkle Cinnamon Sugar

Sprinkle the remaining cinnamon-sugar mixture over the top of the frothy milk.

Step 8: Add Whipped Cream & Cinnamon Dolce Topping (Optional)

For an extra indulgent twist, add a dollop of whipped cream on top along with a sprinkle of cinnamon dolce topping or even some shaved chocolate or more cinnamon sugar.

Now your Irish Cinnamon Latte is ready to enjoy!

Substitutions and Variations

 Sit back, relax, and indulge in this creamy and aromatic latte
Sit back, relax, and indulge in this creamy and aromatic latte

When it comes to making a cinnamon latte recipe, there are endless possibilities for substitutions and variations that still result in a delicious and indulgent beverage. Here are some ideas to try:

– Swap the type of milk: This recipe calls for regular milk, but feel free to experiment with almond milk, oat milk or coconut milk for a different flavor profile.

– Use different sweeteners: If brown sugar isn’t your go-to sweetener, try using honey, maple syrup or even agave nectar for a different taste.

– Switch up the liqueur: While Irish cream is the star of this recipe, consider using other types of liqueurs such as coffee liqueur or even fireball whisky for a spicy kick.

– Add some spice: Experiment with different spices to elevate the flavor of your cinnamon latte. Try adding some nutmeg or cardamom to complement the cinnamon.

– Play with toppings: Whipped cream is a classic topping for a latte, but why not try adding some chocolate syrup or even crushed hazelnuts for added decadence?

Regardless of how you choose to switch up this classic coffee recipe, remember to have fun and trust your taste buds. The possibilities are truly endless!

Serving and Pairing

 A coffee lover's dream with a cinnamon twist
A coffee lover’s dream with a cinnamon twist

When it comes to serving and pairing the Irish Cinnamon Latte, there are a few things to keep in mind that will take this drink to the next level. First and foremost, you want to serve the latte hot in a generously sized coffee mug. As you pour the frothy Irish cream latte into the mug, make sure to leave a little bit of room at the top so that you can add your toppings.

The choices of toppings are endless, but my personal favorites include a cinnamon whipped cream with freshly grated nutmeg, or adding a drizzle of hazelnut or chocolate syrup. Don’t shy away from experimenting with your own creations by adding spices such as gingerbread, cloves or cardamom.

When it comes to pairings, this cinnamon latte pairs well with desserts like flaky croissants, pumpkin pie or chocolate brownies. For those who enjoy tea-time snacks, opt for something like shortbread cookies or tea biscuits. The cinnamon and sugar notes in this drink complement these sweets like no other.

If you’re looking for something heartier or savory, this drink pairs perfectly with brunch-style dishes such as eggs benedict, pancakes or waffles, and even hearty meat dishes like slow-cooked beef and pork stews. It’s really up to you on how creative you’d like to get!

And if you’re looking for a lighter option, be sure to try an iced version of this drink on summer days for a little pick-me-up in the afternoons. Whatever way you choose to serve it, this Irish Cinnamon Latte is sure to satisfy any sweet tooth cravings!

Make-Ahead, Storing and Reheating

 This latte will become your new favorite go-to drink
This latte will become your new favorite go-to drink

To make things even easier, this Irish Cinnamon Latte can be made ahead of time and stored in the fridge for future use. Simply follow the recipe as directed and let it cool to room temperature. Then, pour it into an airtight container and store it in the fridge for up to 3 days.

When you’re ready to enjoy it, simply reheat a portion of the latte over low heat in a small saucepan until it’s hot again. You can also use a microwave-safe mug to reheat individual servings. However, avoid boiling the latte as it may alter its taste and texture.

Don’t forget to add some whipped cream on top and sprinkle a pinch of cinnamon before serving for an added touch of flavor and indulgence.

One thing to keep in mind is that the whipped cream won’t hold up well in the fridge. So, it’s best not to add whipped cream to the latte before storing it. Instead, add whipped cream and cinnamon just before serving.

With these tips on how to make, store, and reheat your Irish Cinnamon Latte like a pro, you’ll be able to enjoy this delightful beverage any time you want without any hassles.

Tips for Perfect Results

 A delicious way to spice up your coffee routine
A delicious way to spice up your coffee routine

When making the perfect Irish Cinnamon Latte, there are a few tips and tricks to keep in mind. Here are some suggestions that will help you create the best latte possible.

The first tip is to invest in high-quality ingredients, especially the coffee beans and milk. Choosing a good quality coffee bean can drastically improve the taste of your latte. Additionally, using whole milk or oat milk will give your latte a creamier texture, which is perfect for this recipe.

When making the latte, it’s important to heat the milk properly. I recommend using a milk frother to achieve that silky frothy texture. Be sure not to overheat the milk as this can scorch it and lead to an unpleasant taste.

For an extra kick of flavor and sweetness, try adding some brown sugar or cinnamon syrup to your latte. This will add depth and complexity to the drink without overwhelming it with sweetness.

When serving your Irish Cinnamon Latte, be sure to top it off with some freshly whipped cream and a sprinkle of ground cinnamon. This will not only enhance the flavor but also make for an aesthetically pleasing presentation.

Finally, don’t be afraid to get creative with your latte variations. You can try different flavors such as hazelnut or fireball whisky to switch things up. Remember that while this recipe is fantastic on its own, adding your own spin on it can make it even more enjoyable.

With these tips in mind, you’ll be able to create the perfect Irish Cinnamon Latte every time. So go ahead and cozy up with this delicious winter treat!


As a chef, it’s essential for me to answer frequently asked questions so my readers won’t have to go through any confusion or trouble while preparing their own Irish Cinnamon Latte. Here are a few of the most commonly asked questions along with my detailed answers.

What is Irish latte made of?

To start off this recipe, we need to combine some whiskey and brown sugar in a 10-ounce Irish coffee glass or mug.

What is an Irish latte?

Indulge in the rich and smooth flavor profile of NESCAFÉ GOLD’s Irish Latte. Enjoy the perfect balance between the creamy warmth of milk and the bold taste of expertly roasted coffee beans. This variation of a classic latte offers a delectable twist, with a hint of liquor-like flavor in every sip. Experience the exquisite blend of British milk and premium coffee that makes this drink stand out.

Does cinnamon latte have coffee in it?

Indulge in the comforting aroma of cinnamon intricately blended with the richness of 100% Arabica coffee to create a classic latte with a warm and spicy twist.

Does Irish cream latte have alcohol?

For this recipe, you will need Irish cream, which is a velvety liqueur crafted from Irish whiskey, cream, and cocoa. In case you prefer a non-alcoholic version of this latte, you may use Irish cream syrup as a substitute.

Bottom Line


In conclusion, this Irish Cinnamon Latte Recipe is the best for any coffee lover. Not only is it easy to make, but it also has a unique taste that you won’t be able to find anywhere else. Just imagine the smooth and creamy flavor of Irish cream syrup combined with the warmth of cinnamon whipped cream and coffee liqueur – it’s pure magic.

With this recipe, you’re not just making a drink; you’re creating an experience. The aroma alone will draw you in and take you on a journey through the hills of Ireland. It’s the perfect drink to enjoy by yourself or with friends while sitting by a fire on a cold winter night.

I urge you to try this recipe as soon as possible. It’ll make your mornings brighter, your afternoons cozier, and your nights more magical. Don’t hesitate to experiment with different variations of the recipe and make it your own.

In summary, treat your taste buds and yourself with this amazing Irish Cinnamon Latte Recipe. It will warm up your soul, fill up your heart, and transport you to an Irish paradise. Don’t forget to share it with your fellow coffee-loving friends and family!

Irish Cinnamon Latte

Irish Cinnamon Latte Recipe

A combo I came up with this morning from the syrups I had on hand. I use recipe #37023 and store bought Irish cream syrup. You could even use Baileys & have this as a nightcap.
Course Beverage
Cuisine Irish
Keyword < 15 Mins, Australian, Beverages, Breakfast, Easy
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Calories 32.3kcal


  • 10 ml cinnamon syrup (1/3 ounce)
  • 10 ml irish cream syrup (1/3 ounce)
  • 1/4-1/3 cup freshly brewed espresso
  • steamed milk


  • Combine all ingredients in a large mug.


Serving: 73g | Calories: 32.3kcal | Carbohydrates: 8.2g | Protein: 0.1g | Fat: 0.1g | Saturated Fat: 0.1g | Sodium: 19.3mg | Fiber: 0.1g | Sugar: 4.4g

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