Caffè al pistacchio

Some time ago, our lovely neighbor served us caffè al piatacchio. I immediately fell in love with this sensational Sicilian treat. It’s a marriage made in heaven of creamy pistachio butter and bitter espresso. How lucky I was when I by coincidence found a jar of pistachio butter in our pantry.

For optimal visual effect, serve this coffee drink in a glass cup. Place a spoonful of pistachio butter (crema al pistacchio) in the bottom of the cup. Prepare a shot of espresso directly onto the pistachio butter in the cup. Alternatively, if you’re using a stovetop espresso maker, carefully pour the espresso into the cup to preserve the crema. Stir before enjoying. Salute!

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12 Comments Add yours

  1. signepyou says:

    Oh dear this sounds amazing!

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  2. Mums! says:

    It really is! I can’t get enough of it ☕️😍🇮🇹

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  3. I had never heard of it before. But I like pistachio very much, so I will try it. In Italy we also drink a cup of espresso with a scoop of ice-cream in it! Next time…

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  4. Mums! says:

    I love affogato 😍☕️🍦 That’s so delicious 😋 As far as I’m concerned, espresso with pistachio is very much regional (Sicilian). But maybe I’m ill informed.

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  5. I think it is deeply Sicilian…you are right. My compliments for your cooking style and your recipes. Have a nice weekend!

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  6. Mums! says:

    That’s such a nice thing of you to say! Thank you very much 🙏🏻😘 Have a nice weekend and keep up the good work 👍🏻 I enjoy your blog very much!

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  7. Thanks! I am happy for that! Happy weekend!

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  8. Sounds incredibly yummy. 😋☕️

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  9. Mums! says:

    It is indeed 😊

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  10. It looks so tempting!

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  11. Mums! says:

    It’s sooo delicious 😋

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