Ginger Spice Latte

photo of a ginger spice latte

With Thanksgiving over, I’m now in December baking mode. DH wanted to start of the December treats with something ginger. And my first thought was a homemade ginger latte, inspired by the Starbucks beverage.

You can really taste the ginger and the molasses in this drink. The coffee flavor is a little light though. Still, it’s easy to make at home, saves me a couple of bucks and satisfies my cravings for a ginger latte.
close-up photo of a ginger spice latte

Ginger Latte

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Servings: 1

Inspired by the Starbuck's coffee drink this Ginger Latte is a festive drink you can easily make at home.


  • 1 cup fat free milk
  • 1/2 cup strong brewed coffee
  • 1 tbsp molasses
  • 1/4 tsp ginger
  • 1/4 tsp cinnamon
  • 2 tbsp sugar or more, to taste


  1. Use an extra large mug that holds approximately 2 cups of liquid. Brew coffee. Bring milk to a boil in small saucepan on the stove. Add in coffee, and remaining ingredients and stir until combined. Pour into a cup. Top with whipped cream, if desired.

Nutrition Facts
Ginger Latte
Amount Per Serving (1 drink)
Calories 237
% Daily Value*
Cholesterol 4mg1%
Sodium 113mg5%
Potassium 733mg21%
Carbohydrates 51g17%
Sugar 51g57%
Protein 8g16%
Vitamin A 500IU10%
Calcium 340mg34%
Iron 0.9mg5%
Net Carbs 51g102%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
The nutrition information provided are only estimates based on an online nutritional calculator. I am not a certified nutritionist. Please consult a professional nutritionist or doctor for accurate information and any dietary restrictions and concerns you may have. All images and content are © Kirbie's Cravings.

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