caffe latte

caf·​fe lat·​te | \ ˈkä-(ˌ)fā-ˈlä-(ˌ)tā \

Definition of caffe latte

: espresso mixed with hot or steamed milk

First Known Use of caffe latte

1829, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for caffe latte

Italian caffelatte, short for caffè e latte coffee and milk

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English Language Learners Definition of caffe latte

: a drink that is made by mixing a type of strong coffee (called espresso) with hot milk

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