This Starbucks Cinnamon Dolce Syrup Recipe is the perfect homemade syrup to add to hot coffee or cold brew with oat milk, soy milk or coconut milk. It’s made with simple ingredients and is a fraction of the cost of a real Starbucks cinnamon dolce latte.
Starbucks Cinnamon Dolce Syrup is a popular syrup used in many coffee drinks, such as lattes and cappuccinos. The sweet and spicy flavor of cinnamon combined with the smooth taste of sugar creates a delicious syrup that is perfect for a variety of coffee drinks.
With this simple recipe, you can now enjoy the delicious flavor of Starbucks Cinnamon Dolce Syrup in the comfort of your own home. Simply add the syrup to your coffee, espresso, or tea and enjoy!
You can also use it as a topping for oatmeal, yogurt, or ice cream for an extra boost of flavor.
This is honestly such a delicious way to start your day. Morning coffee never tasted so good than with this cinnamon sugar dolce taste.
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WHAT IS CINNAMON DOLCE SYRUP?
“Dolce” is an Italian word that means “sweet” in English. In musical terminology, “dolce” is also used as a direction to play a piece in a sweet, delicate, or gentle manner.
In cuisine, “dolce” is often used to describe desserts or sweets, such as “dolce de leche.” For this particular recipe, dolce means the cinnamon flavor combined with the sweet taste of the sugar.
INGREDIENTS FOR THE HOMEMADE CINNAMON SYRUP
You will need the following ingredients listed below to make this cinnamon dolce recipe (the exact measurements and full recipe are in the recipe card at the bottom of this post):
- Filtered water
- White sugar – or white sugar substitute like monk fruit. Can also use powdered sugar or sugar free powdered sugar.
- Brown sugar – or a brown sugar substitute.
- Vanilla extract
- Ground cinnamon – or cinnamon sticks.
HOW TO MAKE THE CINNAMON DOLCE SYRUP RECIPE
One of the things I love most about this recipe is you don’t need any fancy equipment.
Honestly, you pretty much only need a saucepan, stove, and a whisk. Additionally, you need some sort of jar to store the syrup inside.
In a small saucepan, combine the water and, white sugar, brown sugar and vanilla extract and stir until the sugar dissolves.
Add the cinnamon to the saucepan and bring the mixture to a boil over medium-high heat.
Reduce the heat and let the mixture simmer for 5 minutes.
Remove the saucepan from the heat and let it cool at room temperature for 10 minutes.
Pour the mixture into a clean bottle or container. Enjoy with coffee, lattes or cappuccinos.
HOW TO STORE THE SWEET CINNAMON SYRUP
Store the syrup in a mason jar or airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks. You may have to give it a shake as the simple syrup can separate slightly and the sugar may sit on the bottom.
WHAT DOES CINNAMON DOLCE SYRUP TASTE LIKE?
This cinnamon dolce coffee syrup has a sweet cinnamon flavor and pairs perfectly with espresso shots or plain coffee.
The traditional cinnamon dolce latte recipe at Starbucks is made with lots of sugar, which is why I love making this at home as I can make sugar-free syrups.
CAN I MAKE AN ICED CINNAMON DOLCE LATTE USING THIS SUGAR SYRUP?
Yes, start by brewing your favorite espresso or cold brew coffee. Add your own syrup to cup or glass and pour coffee or shot of espresso over top.
Add your favorite kind of cold milk and then add ice cubes. End with a sprinkle of cinnamon and/or a splash of maple syrup.
Sometimes I add some whipped cream as well if you want it extra indulgent, however that’s not necessary.
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- 1/2 cup filtered water
- 1/2 cup white sugar
- 1/4 cup brown sugar
- 1 tsp vanilla
- 1 tsp cinnamon
- In a small saucepan, combine the water and, white sugar, brown sugar and vanilla extract and stir until the sugar dissolves.
- Add the cinnamon to the saucepan and bring the mixture to a boil over medium-high heat.
- Reduce the heat and let the mixture simmer for 5 minutes.
- Remove the saucepan from the heat and let it cool at room temperature for 10 minutes.
- Pour the mixture into a clean bottle or container. Enjoy with coffee, lattes or cappuccinos.
Serving Size:1 grams
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 96Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 3mgCarbohydrates: 25gFiber: 0gSugar: 24gProtein: 0g
The nutrition information provided is calculated based on industry-standard software and should be used as a general guide only. The information may vary depending on ingredient substitutions, cooking techniques, and individual serving sizes. It is the responsibility of the reader to ensure the accuracy and appropriateness of the nutritional information provided. Always consult a qualified healthcare provider for personalized medical or nutritional advice.
Experiment and find the perfect balance for your taste buds! This Starbucks copycat is a simple recipe that you can use to make your own Starbucks Cinnamon Dolce Syrup at home.
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