A coffee drink is popping up across Instagram stories and Twitter feeds with the hashtag #daglonacoffeechallenge is Daglona Coffe. The two-layered drink called dalgona coffee has taken the internet by storm.
- Dalgona Coffee, a whipped coffee drink named for a type of Korean candy, is the latest food trend to take over Instagram and Twitter.
- The trend was first popularized in South Korea, spreading across the world as more countries started recommending that people engage in social distancing.
- With a simple recipe and visually pleasing nature, it’s a great way to get your caffeine fix while quarantining at home.
Dalgona coffee has four main ingredients: instant coffee, sugar, hot water.
These ingredients are made into two layers: milk and a dollop of thick, pudding-like coffee mixture that floats on top.
How to make Dalgona Coffee
While many variations of the recipe work, the simplest version requires equal measurements of instant coffee, sugar, coca powder and hot water.