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.
(Intricate designs will highlight the competition [Matt Robertson/contributed])
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or simply stop into the shop before the event.