It's #NationalCoffeeDay: Celebrate With These Delicious Iced Coffee Recipes
If you love (or need) coffee as much as we do, every day is really National Coffee Day. But since today is the official day to celebrate that beautiful liquid elixir that keeps us awake and functioning during days where we would rather be in bed, we've got a treat for you.
There's nothing more refreshing than an iced drink on a hot day. We're currently experiencing lingering hot, humid summer weather in the city and depend on our iced coffees like it's a lifeline. From the most basic recipe to one where you get a little fancy and add plants to the mix, we scoured through Pinterest to give you the best iced coffee recipes out there.
Scroll down to see the most delicious iced coffee recipes.
If you want a simple, straightforward, zero-fuss iced coffee, turn to this recipe where all you need is ice, milk, and coffee beans.
The secret to getting the perfect Thai iced coffee is the sweetened condensed milk. Sweet tooths everywhere will be satisfied and get their caffeine fix.
To be honest, we didn't know vanilla cinnamon syrup even existed. After reading this recipe, we're so glad that we do now. To give your iced coffee a smooth and sweet taste, add this syrup to it.
Strangely enough, Dunkin Donuts iced coffee is just as, if not more, famous than its actual doughnuts. If you don't have one near you or want to take a more economical route to getting your iced coffee, you can re-create it easily at home when you buy Dunkin Donut's creamers.
If you love that mocha taste without having to go the Frappuccino route, all you need to do is add chocolate syrup, coconut milk, and vanilla extract to your iced coffee.
If you didn't think mint and coffee would taste good, we're here to prove you wrong. Adding mint leaves and mint syrup is a refreshing twist to an iced coffee.
Horchata fans can rejoice in knowing that you can add it to your iced coffee for some extra flavor. This recipe even shows you how to make your own horchata right at home.
Adding lavender to your iced coffee gives you a nice floral taste that isn't overpowering. Plus, this specific recipe makes it also vegan and dairy-free.
Next up, check out some of the best açaí bowl recipes.