Do you want to add that extra bit of pizazz to your coffee? Sometimes you’re in the mood for a specific taste and being able to add a hint of it to your coffee might be the fix you’re looking for.
The addition of flavors to coffee isn’t new yet it’s not that common to see coffee syrups in pantry. I’m not sure others didn’t know flavored syrups for coffee exists or just thought light, medium, and dark roasting of coffee grounds was their only options.
Either way in this article I will provide you with some of today’s most popular coffee syrups and my 3 favorites that you should try.
Popular Coffee Syrups
- Blue Raspberry
- Salted Caramel
- French Vanilla
There are so many more available including holiday inspired flavors and the popularity is seasonal but for now the above listed should give you a good idea of what kind of extra flavors you can add to your coffee to broaden the taste spectrum.
Popular Coffee Syrups You Should Try
Starting this list is my go to staple and it’s plain Vanilla which is simple yet adding a few pumps into your coffee will make sure a huge difference. Next time guests are over add a few pumps into their coffee and see what they say.
Vanilla Coffee Syrup – don’t knock the Starbucks Naturally flavored Vanilla Coffee Syrup mentioned here because I can be a coffee snob and still enjoy Starbucks. I still get hate about liking Starbucks but it’s a flavor I’ve grown to enjoy and that’s why it’s number one on my list.
You can see the deals they have on Amazon for packs of 4.
Ghirardelli – they sell a variety pack that is sure to hit all the flavors you’ll need. Chocolate, Caramel, Sea Salt, and Vanilla. The reason I like this pack is because it’s not only good in your coffee but also great for topping on ice cream and deserts.
Last time I checked, you can get this on Amazon as a set and it also comes with a Ghirardelli Stamped Barista spoon. This makes for a great gift or addition to your own pantry.
Torani – they have this variety pack of syrup which is perfect for making your own flavored lattes, mochas & cappuccinos. In fact this is the same pack I used to order for the office. My friends at worked and I went through these bottles fast!
We had a fancy little Keurig with milk frother and man did we enjoy our morning brew to help us push through those weekly meetings.
You can see the different sizes and varieties here on Amazon.
The simple act of adding a few pumps of the the right coffee syrup to any coffee-based drink can completely change the drinking experience.
Think about the next time you are hosting and guests are ready for to relax and chat with some coffee and you’ve added a hint of surprise to their cup with any one of the amazing flavors mention above.
Chances are with their first sip they will make some type of comment or compliment that just wouldn’t happen with plain black coffee. There’s a time for adding flavors and a time for the coffee to be enjoyed the way it was roasted.
Having the option in a bottle that’s only a pantry away is good feeling to have. Now you don’t have to visit your local barista to get those flavors at home.