What's an affogato?
An affogato is a simple yet delicious Italian coffee dessert. Hot espresso is poured onto a scoop of gelato or ice cream. It’s eaten with a spoon as the gelato gently melts in the hot espresso.
How do you pronounce affogato?
It's pronounced AH-FOH-GAH-TOE.
Affogato at Starbucks
An affogato means something a little different at Starbucks. Instead of espresso poured on top of gelato, an affogato is a shot of espresso poured on top of any drink.
Make it at home!
Yup, you can make this delicious coffee dessert at home in 3 minutes. Make it tonight!
Pour hot espresso into a cup with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or gelato.
Get detailed ingredients, steps, and tips to make easy affogato at home!