Just when you thought you had seen it all with the Unicorn Frappuccino from Starbucks, we submit the newest hipster trend in the world of coffee … avocado lattes....also known as an avolatte.
An Australian cafe posted a video of an avocado latte on Instagram, which shows a barista pouring hot milk into an avocado shell filled with black coffee, and the buzz was insane. Reactions have been mixed, varying from “amazing” to “foul and gross.” With the video going viral however, the café can confidently proclaim mission accomplished.
The avocado latte is only the latest in a long list of inventive coffee variations that have become sensations, including:
- The now-famous Unicorn Frappuccino
- Meringue Coffee
- Spiced Turmeric Lattes
- "Bulletproof Coffee" (made with butter instead of milk)
All have created buzz in the world on online java.