Definition of latte macchiato in English:

latte macchiato

noun

  • Hot, steamed milk served with a very small amount of espresso; a drink of this.

Pronunciation

latte macchiato

/ˌlɑːteɪ makɪˈɑːtəʊ/ /ˌlateɪ makɪˈatəʊ/

Origin

1970s. From Italian latte macchiato, lit. ‘stained milk’ from latte milk + macchiato stained.