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Dalgona Coffee

A Korean coffee drink that has taken the internet by storm during lockdown. Dalgona coffee is a beverage made by whipping equal proportions of instant coffee powder, sugar, and hot water until it becomes frothy and then adding it to cold milk.
5 from 3 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine Korean
Servings 2


  • 2 tbsp Instant coffee
  • 2 tbsp Granulated sugar
  • 2 tbsp Boiling water
  • 1 cup Milk (of choice)
  • 1-3 Ice cubes


  • Add the instant coffee, sugar and hot water to a mixing bowl. Using an electric hand-held mixer, whip the coffee mixture until it is light brown and fluffy.
  • Add 1-3 ice cubes in two glasses and fill them up with milk.
  • Divide the frothed coffee mixture in half and spoon evenly on top of the glasses. Serve and stir thoroughly before drinking.
Keyword Coffee, Hot