We tried a portable espresso maker to see if it's possible to make espresso coffee at home or on the go without an espresso machine.
Product: Cafflano Kompresso handheld espresso maker
Claims to be a compact and affordable alternative to a traditional espresso machine.
Watch Kate, one of our associate culinary producers, test the handheld espresso maker and hear her thoughts in the video above.
HOW TO MAKE LATTES AT HOME WITHOUT AN ESPRESSO MACHINE
"It also can be very easy to make your own latte at home without a big machine," Kate says. Here's how.
In a small saucepan, gently heat milk. Be careful not to overheat or scald your milk. Remove saucepan from stove and use an immersion blender to froth the milk until foamy. Gently pour over a shot of espresso and enjoy!