The Lutito Cinnamon Latte

pinewood-social-lutito-vertical-crdt-tkNamed after one of Crema Coffee’s favorite locals, this rich cinnamon latte features a brown sugar syrup with a pop of orange zest. The drink is a winter staple at Pinewood Social in Nashville.

1 shot of espresso
½ oz. lutito syrup
8 oz. steamed milk

Combine ingredients, stir and serve.

Lutito Syrup
2½ cups light brown sugar
2½ oz. filtered water
2 small cinnamon sticks, crushed
Rind from 1 orange
¼ tsp. kosher salt

Combine ingredients in a saucepan, bring to a boil and simmer for 5 minutes. Strain and let cool before using. Refrigerate for up to 2 weeks.

Rachel Lehman, Pinewood Social, Nashville