Delicious Iced Cappuccino Recipe for Coffee Lovers

Come close, let me tell you a story. Once upon a time, on a hot summer day, I was craving something sweet and chilly to quench my thirst. I walked by a café, and the aroma of freshly-made coffee wafted through the air. My senses were captivated, and that’s when I saw it – the most beautiful silky-smooth iced cappuccino royale.

If you’re like me and love your coffee, but also enjoy frozen cold brew drinks, then listen closely. I have a treat for you that is sure to make your taste buds dance with joy. This is Royal Mills’ version of the classic iced cappuccino recipe, with an added touch of vanilla and crown royal whiskey- perfect for any special occasion or just as an indulgent treat for yourself.

In this article, I’ll guide you through each step of making this exquisite iced cappuccino royale cocktail recipe at home like a pro barista. From the necessary ingredients to substitutions available, perfect techniques to store and reheat for future use, every detail will be revealed.

So come along with me, fellow coffee lovers! Let’s embark on a journey to make this scrumptious cold brew drink from scratch that could rival any professionally-made café creation.

Why You’ll Love This Recipe

Iced Cappuccino Royale
Iced Cappuccino Royale

There is no better way to enjoy your coffee during a hot summer afternoon than with a refreshing iced cappuccino that will excite your taste buds and give you the energy you need for the day. And without a doubt, our Iced Cappuccino Royale Recipe is the perfect drink for this moment!

At Royal Mills, we have spent years perfecting our recipe to create an icy blend of coffee and whipped cream that will leave you wanting more. Our delicious iced cappuccino consists of premium quality espresso coffee 2 oz cold brewed with water, sugar or sweetened condensed whole milk, half and half, and a touch of natural flavors such as Royal Vanilla or Crown Royal.

But what sets our Iced Cappuccino Royale Recipe apart from other cold brew coffee drinks is its thick and creamy texture that comes from mixing the refreshing coffee blend with ice cubes, ice cream, and whipped cream. This recipe combines all the elements of an iced coffee drink to create a delicious Cappuccino Royale cocktail that you will love.

Whether you prefer to indulge in something sweet or need a quick pick-me-up in the morning, our iced cappuccino recipe is sure to satisfy your cravings. It’s perfect for a hot day or as an after-dinner cocktail to fit any occasion.

So why don’t you give it a try? Our Iced Cappuccino Royale Recipe is guaranteed to be your new favorite coffee drink, and it’s so easy to prepare at home with simple ingredients readily available at any grocery store. Trust us; it will be worth it!

Ingredient List

“Sip into royalty with the luxurious Iced Cappuccino Royale”

Before we make the Iced Cappuccino Royale, let’s take a look at what we need in our ingredient list. It’s important to have everything prepared before you start to make sure you don’t miss anything, and you can make substitutions if necessary.


  • 1/2 gallon (64 fl oz) of brewed, chilled coffee or cold brew
  • 1 1/2 cups of milk, non-dairy creamer or half and half
  • 2 tablespoons of sugar or sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract or Royal Vanilla flavored syrup
  • Whipped cream, for topping (optional)
  • Ice cubes
  • Nutella (optional)

For those looking for a healthier version, it is possible to use non-fat dried milk or sodium bicarbonate (baking soda) instead of natural or artificial flavors. Additionally, you can substitute the milk with whole milk or condensed whole milk if you want something richer. It’s all up to you to tailor the flavor according to your preference!

The Recipe How-To

“Chilly, foamy and absolutely delicious – the Iced Cappuccino Royale has arrived”

Now that you’ve learned why this Iced Cappuccino Royale Recipe is worth trying, let’s dive into the recipe itself.

The Ingredient List

For this recipe, you will need:

  • 1 cup of Royal Mills Iced Cappuccino
  • 2 tablespoons of sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/4 cup of whipped cream
  • 1/4 cup of ice cream (vanilla or any flavour of your choice)
  • Ice cubes
  • Chocolate syrup for drizzling (optional)

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Fill a blender with ice.
  2. Pour in one cup of Royal Mills Iced Cappuccino.
  3. Add two tablespoons of sweetened condensed milk.
  4. Add 1/4 cup of whipped cream and 1/4 cup of ice cream (vanilla or any other flavour)
  5. Blend everything until it becomes smooth and frothy.
  6. Once blended, pour the mixture into a glass filled with ice cubes
  7. Drizzle chocolate syrup on top.
  8. Enjoy your delicious homemade Iced Cappuccino Royale!

Notes and Tips

  • For those who like their coffee stronger, add an additional shot of espresso coffee to step two
  • If you want a more indulgent drink, use Nutella spread in place of chocolate syrup when drizzling
  • If you prefer a non-dairy option, switch out the dairy products for non-dairy equivalents such as non-dairy milk or creamer
  • This recipe can easily be made into a cocktail by adding a shot of your favourite spirit such as Crown Royal whiskey or rum
  • If you’re feeling creative try blending in other flavours such as caramel, hazelnut or Irish Cream.

Now that you know how to make this easy yet refreshing drink, give it a try and let us know what you think!

Substitutions and Variations

“It’s a party in a cup! Indulge in the decadence of the Iced Cappuccino Royale”

If you want to add your personal touch to the iced cappuccino royale recipe, feel free to explore the following substitutions and variations.

First of all, for a vegan or lactose-free version, replace the whole milk with non-dairy alternatives like almond, coconut, or soy milk. You can also use dairy creamer or non-fat dried milk mixed with water for a richer taste.

If you want to skip the whipped cream, you can still enjoy a frothy and velvety texture by using canned coffee foam or blending ice cubes with the cappuccino coffee until smooth. You can also experiment with different ice cream flavors like vanilla bean or chocolate fudge to make a Royal Vanilla or Nutella Iced Cappuccino variation.

For a boozy twist or a café royale, add 1-2 tablespoons of warming brandy, Crown Royal or Irish coffee whiskey to the cold brew cappuccino mix. Garnish with cinnamon powder, cocoa nibs or grated chocolate for extra flavor and aroma.

Another variation is the Blended Iced Cappuccino or Frozen Cold Brew Cappuccino Cocktail. For this, simply blend together ice cubes, sweetened condensed whole milk, iced coffee and espresso shots until slushy and thick. Pour into glasses and top with whipped cream and caramel sauce.

No matter which substitution or variation you choose, make sure to adjust the liquid and sugar ratios accordingly and keep experimenting until you find your perfect iced cappuccino combo.

Serving and Pairing

“Take a sip and let the rich flavors of espresso and cream dance on your taste buds”

Without a doubt, the Iced Cappuccino Royale recipe is a truly irresistible drink. You can enjoy it on its own or pair it with some delightful snacks to amplify your taste buds’ experience.

For pairing with light snacks and desserts, I recommend fruit-filled pastries like blueberry muffins or scones. If you have a sweet tooth, incorporate some nutella iced cream sandwich for that perfect blend of chocolate and coffee. For something closer to a complete meal, a quiche will do the trick.

The Iced Cappuccino Royale is best served chilled with thick whipped cream on top. I suggest serving it in beautiful tall glassware for an elegant touch. You could also mix things up and add some vanilla cappuccino ice cream for an extra creamy and silky texture to your drink.

This drink is perfect for almost any occasion imaginable; from barbecues and parties to a quiet evening alone at home.

In conclusion, the Iced Cappuccino Royale pairs well with either sweet or savory snacks/dishes, is best when served chilled in tall glassware and trust me; you’ll be taken by its delicious aroma as soon as you open a bottle.

Make-Ahead, Storing and Reheating

“Cool down with this refreshing twist on a classic cappuccino”

The beauty of the Iced Cappuccino Royale recipe is that it can be prepared in advance and stored for later consumption. After all, who wants to go through the trouble of preparing a delicious Iced Cappuccino every time you want to indulge in one?

If you’re looking to make-ahead your Iced Cappuccino Royale, simply follow the instructions on how to make the coffee base and leave it to cool. Once it has cooled down to room temperature, place it in an airtight container and refrigerate for up to 3 days.

When you’re ready to serve, take out the coffee base from the fridge and give it a good stir. Next, pour it into a glass loaded with ice cubes and add the whipped cream on top. For an extra dose of elegance, sprinkle some cocoa powder over the whipped cream.

Storing your iced cappuccino mixture is easy too. You can store it in the freezer for up to a month. Just make sure you transfer your frozen cappuccino mix into an airtight jar or ziplock bag before storing.

Reheating your iced cappuccino mix isn’t recommended because doing so would alter its texture and taste. Instead, let it defrost in the fridge before serving when you’re ready.

One important note when storing your Iced Cappuccino Royale recipe: Do not store your whipped cream along with your coffee base if you’re making them ahead of time; they should be stored separately.

The Iced Cappuccino Royale is perfect for those who love freezing cold brews or blended iced coffee drinks. It’s a real treat on hot summer days as well as on chilly winter ones since this recipe can deliver both hot coffee and chilled variations like Irish Coffee or Café Royale that are perfect for warming brandy lovers.

Follow these simple tips and enjoy a homemade iced cappuccino anytime, anywhere.

Tips for Perfect Results

“Treat yourself to a little bit of luxury with the Iced Cappuccino Royale”

As a barista, I always strive to make the perfect coffee for my customers. Here are some tips and tricks to make sure that you can enjoy the perfect iced cappuccino royale at home.

Firstly, use a high-quality espresso coffee. Good coffee is essential for making a delicious cappuccino. You can opt for fresh ground coffee or choose pre-ground beans. However, freshly ground coffee will give you the best results.

Secondly, whisk half and half or whole milk vigorously to create a creamy foam. A cappuccino with too little foam will taste bland, while too much foam might overwhelm the flavor of the espresso.

Thirdly, never use hot coffee in your recipe or it will melt the ice cream too quickly. Instead, use a cold brew and add ice to your iced cappuccino royale once it’s mixed.

Fourthly, if you want to indulge yourself, top your iced cappuccino royale with whipped cream and drizzle it with chocolate syrup. Not only will this garnish look beautiful but it also enhances the flavor of your drink!

To cut down on calories, use sugar-free sweetener or swap out whole milk for nonfat milk or a non-dairy creamer like almond or coconut milk.

Lastly, don’t be afraid to experiment with different variations like adding Nutella or canned coffee for an extra kick of flavor!

By following these tips and incorporating your own personal touch into this recipe, you can enjoy a perfect cup of iced cappuccino royale any day!

Bottom Line

In conclusion, the Iced Cappuccino Royale recipe is a must-try for all coffee lovers out there. With its rich flavor and creamy texture, it’s perfect for those hot summer days or when you’re craving something cold and refreshing. The use of Royal Mills coffee and whipped cream takes this cappuccino to the next level, giving it a taste fit for royalty.

Plus, with options to make substitutions and variations to the recipe, you can customize it to your liking. Whether you prefer non-dairy milk or want to add some Nutella for an extra indulgent treat, the possibilities are endless.

So why not switch up your usual iced coffee routine and try something new with the Iced Cappuccino Royale recipe? It’s easy to make and will transport you to a café in Italy in just one sip. Don’t hesitate to give this recipe a try and let us know how it turns out!

Iced Cappuccino Royale

Iced Cappuccino Royale Recipe

A lovely iced drink for after summer dinners. You can substitute the brandy extract for almond, rum, mint or vanilla for a variety of tastes.
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Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Course Beverage
Cuisine Italian
Calories 42.6 kcal


  • 1 ounce espresso
  • 2 ounces milk, steamed
  • 1/4 teaspoon brandy extract
  • whipped cream
  • ice


  • Combine espresso, milk and extract in a cup, over ice.
  • Top with whipped cream.
  • Garnish with a thin wafer if desired.

Add Your Own Notes


Serving: 111gCalories: 42.6kcalCarbohydrates: 3gProtein: 2gFat: 2.3gSaturated Fat: 1.4gCholesterol: 8.5mgSodium: 34mgSugar: 0.1g
Keyword < 15 Mins, Beverages, Easy, Low Cholesterol, Low Protein, Very Low Carbs
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