Affogato Recipe

Prep Time: 1 minute
Pouring espresso over ice cream for affogato

Affogato Coffee Ice Cream is an easy Italian dessert. Affogato is so good, you won’t believe it’s only 2 ingredients!

Author: Natasha of
Skill Level: Easy
Cost to Make: $1
Keyword: affogato
Calories: 278 kcal
Servings: 1 serving


  • 2 scoops vanilla ice cream (or vanilla gelato)
  • 2 oz espresso (2 shots), or strong brewed coffee


  1. Add 2 scoops of ice cream to a serving bowl or glass.

  2. Add chocolate shavings or other toppings if desired.

  3. Pour 2 shots of hot espresso or strong brewed coffee over the ice cream and serve right away.