Who makes Miami's prettiest latte?

Latte design skills will be on display Saturday (Talis Bergmanis/Kansas City Star)

Fire up your Instagram for lattes that are just too pretty to drink.

Pro baristas are going head-to-head and inviting home coffee commandos to show their skill at designing the prettiest lattes at the Latte Art Competition at Threefold Cafe in Coral Gables, Saturday at 4 p.m.

The $10 entry fee goes toward Touching Miami With Love, a organization that supports community programs in Overtown. And the winning latte designer wins $500.

“There’s some pride on the line as well as money,” Threefold’s head barista Matt Robertson said.

Robertson latte

(Intricate designs will highlight the competition [Matt Robertson/contributed])

Baristas from Panther Coffee, Threefold, All Day cafe and Vice City Bean, among others, will participate.

What makes for a winning design? The same thing that makes someone wince before stirring sugar into an intricate floral design of frothy milk on a 

“It’s all about the design: clarity, cleanness, innovation,” Robertson said.

Those interested in registering can email info@threefoldscafe.com or simply stop into the shop before the event.

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