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Iced Brown Sugar Oat Milk Shaken Espresso

Here's an easy drink you can make for yourself and no longer have to wait in the Starbucks line for. Introducing the fantastically delicious Iced Brown Sugar Oat Milk Shaken Espresso. All the packs of the Espresso you're looking for, with a touch of creaminess from the Homemade Oat Milk and a slight bit of sweetness from your brown sugar.

It took us a bit to understand the craze over this drink as we are almond milk drinkers in our house (for the most part) due to Cow's Milk sensitivities. However, once we tried this recipe with the Homemade Oat's Milk, we were hooked!

This Brown Sugar Shaken Espresso Copycat recipe is perfection in a Mason Jar.

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Why You'll Love This Drink Too

  • Cheaper than paying Starbys prices
  • Faster to make than sitting in a drive thru line
  • Not too sweet or too creamy but easy to adjust if needed
  • Powerful punch of Espresso pick me up when needed

Ingredients For Your Brown Sugar Oat Milk Shaken Espresso

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Tools Needed To Make The Best Shaken Espresso

Saucepan

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Shaker Bottle or Cocktail Shaker

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Measuring Cups & Spoons

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Espresso Machine or Moka Pot (to make your Espresso)

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Stirring Spoon

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Mason Jars for Serving

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How To Make An Iced Brown Sugar Oat Milk Shaken Espresso

  1. Add brown sugar and water to your saucepan on medium-high heat. Bring it to a boil and let sit for 5 minutes so it becomes a syrup.
  2. Remove it from heat and set aside. Make espresso coffee.
  3. Add espresso and ice to shaker bottle and shake for 30 seconds.
  4. Fill Mason Jar with ice, add homemade oat milk and then your shaken espresso.
  5. Stir in 1-2 Tablespoons of brown sugar syrup to (to taste) and enjoy your new drink.

What Is A Shaken Espresso?

Great question, but this one is easy y'all. It's literally just what it sounds like. An espresso, shaken in a shaker cup with ice. This Iced Brown Sugar Oat Milk Espresso is just as easy to make and so incredibly yummy.

Brown Sugar Oat Milk Shaken Espresso Variations

  • Add more brown sugar (or less)- add the brown sugar to your taste
  • Trade out brown sugar for other sweetener- try white sugar, maple syrup, agave, honey or stevia.
  • Use a different milk- while we recommend oat milk in this recipe, you can substitute this for almond milk, pea milk, coconut milk or cow's milk.
  • Add a dash of this or tha- try a dash of vanilla or vanilla extract, cinnamon or nutmeg for another interesting boost of flavor. For a real treat add a dash of homemade Pumpkin Spice or Pumpkin Syrup.
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Is The Brown Sugar Oatmilk Shaken Espresso Good?

We like to think it is and that's why we wanted to share this Starbucks Copycat recipe with you.

Is The Starbucks Oatmilk Brown Sugar Drink Sweet?

It's slightly sweet and very creamy with the use of oatmilk. If you need something sweeter, add a bit more brown sugar.

What Does Shaking Espresso Do?

Shaking your espresso creates a richer coffee drink, bringing a whole new level to your drink.

Mason jar full of iced shaken espresso.
Can I Use A Different Kind Of Milk?

Sure can! Pick whatever milk you like or have on hand. It will ultimately change the flavor, and maybe even texture, but we are sure it will be good.

What Kind Of Oat Milk Does Starbucks Use?

Starbucks uses a full-fat oat milk.

Other Coffee In A Jar Recipes

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Vegan Iced Pumpkin Spice Latte | A dairy-free, vegan version of the classic pumpkin spice latte craze.

Caramel Apple Latte | Bringing a sweet apple flavor to your morning coffee.

Caramel Brulee Latte | A sweet, delicious dessert coffee recipe.

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Iced Brown Sugar Oat milk shaken espresso in a jar with a blue and white checkered dishtowel.

Iced Brown Sugar Oat Milk Shaken Espresso

Introducing the fantastically delicious Iced Brown Sugar Oat Milk Shaken Espresso. All the packs of the Espresso you're looking for, with a touch of creaminess from the Homemade Oat Milk and a slight bit of sweetness from your brown sugar.
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Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Iced Brown Sugar Oatmilk Shaken Espresso
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 20 ounces
Author: Mason Jar Recipe

Ingredients

  • 1 cup of oat milk
  • 1 cup of strong espresso coffee
  • 1 cup of brown sugar produces ½ cup of syrup)
  • 1 cup of water

Instructions

  • Add brown sugar and water to your saucepan on medium-high heat. Bring it to a boil and let sit for 5 minutes so it becomes a syrup.
  • Remove it from heat and set it aside. Make espresso coffee.
  • Add espresso and ice to the shaker bottle and shake for 30 seconds.
  • Fill Mason Jar with ice, add homemade oat milk, and then your shaken espresso.
  • Stir in 1-2 Tablespoons of brown sugar syrup (to taste) and enjoy your new drink.

Nutritional Disclaimer

These Nutritional Facts are ESTIMATED. Your actual nutritional info with this recipe may vary depending on the brands you choose. “Mason Jar Recipe” is not a registered dietician or nutritionist. The provided nutritional info above is based on a generic calculator, if you want more accurate info, use your nutritional calculator of choice where you can choose brands and get more info that way.

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Aimee

Sunday 16th of January 2022

Hi! How long is the brown sugar good for and how do you recommend storing it? Thanks!!!