While it’s tempting to pop into the neighborhood coffee shop or fro-yo spot for a cool treat when the weather heats up, it’s easier (and definitely healthier) to head to your own kitchen. All it takes is a little prep work. Thicken things up by adding the ingredients into a blender for your own version of a frappuccino. You can even use coconut milk and a few mint leaves for a burst of flavor.
Healthy Iced Vanilla Latte
Recipe by: The Greatist Team, in partnership with our friends at Lululemon.
Makes: 1 latte
Ready in: 5 minutes, plus freezing time
For coffee ice cubes:
1 pot brewed coffee
2-3 coffee ice cubes
1 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk
2-3 drops liquid stevia
1. To make coffee ice cubes, pour brewed coffee into an ice cube tray. Freeze for 1 hour or overnight.
2. To make latte, place coffee ice cubes in a mug. Add almond milk and stevia, then stir. Sprinkle with cinnamon.