STUDIO CITY (KCAL9) — Celebrate National Coffee Day on Sunday!

Charles Babinski, champion barista and founder of G&B Coffee, stopped by KCAL9 Friday to show viewers how to make creative “coffee house coffee” at home!

G&B Coffee is a high concept coffee bar in Los Angeles.

Here are some recipes Babinski showed:

One and One with Almond Maple Iced Latte:

(A one and one is when you drink half the extraction as an espresso and use the other half to make a drink)

•             Espresso

•             140g Almond milk (homemade, sweetened with dates) 10g maple syrup

•             Shake half of the espresso, almond milk and syrup in shaker with ice, strain into a chilled glass and top with ground coffee and cinnamon.

Mint Mocha Latte:

•             1oz chocolate syrup or ganache

•             10g mint simple syrup

•             Espresso

•             6oz steamed milk

•             Mix syrups, espresso together. Pour steamed milk over and top with micro planed chocolate

Iced Vanilla Cappuccino:

•             Espresso

•             3oz cold milk

•             Ice

•             Vanilla syrup

•             Foam from steamed milk

•             Mix syrup, milk and espresso together. Pour over ice and top with cooled off foam

Cold Brew Coffee Cocktail:

•             2 parts cold brew coffee

•             2 parts sparkling apple cider/juice

•             1 part whiskey


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