Coffee Recipes

Iced Orange Americano

by Lucia Liang on May 31, 2024

Iced Orange Americano

As the temperatures rise and summer approaches, coffee lovers seek refreshing alternatives to their usual hot beverages. One such innovation that has gained popularity in recent years is the Iced Orange Americano - a delightful twist on the classic Americano that combines the invigorating flavors of espresso and the vibrant zest of orange. This unique twist on the classic Americano offers a delightful and invigorating taste experience.

In this article, we will explore the preparation and flavor profile of the Iced Orange Americano, a perfect choice for those looking to beat the heat while still enjoying their caffeine fix.


Preparation for making Iced Orange Americano

To make a delicious Iced Orange Americano, you will need the following ingredients:

Wirsh Espresso Machine

2 oz of espresso

4 oz orange juice (If you don't want to use store-bought orange juice, squeeze about two oranges)

10ml original flavored syrup

Ice cubes



  1. Gather all the ingredients for making a double espressoand a Wirsh Espresso Machine.
  2. Removethe water tank and open the tank cover to fill it with desired water, the water level should not exceed the“MAX”mark in the water tank. Then place the water tank into the appliance properly.
  3. Fill the brewing filterwith ground coffee, Set brewing filter into metal funnel, then insert the funnel into the appliance as indicating of “LOCK”mark, and you can fix them into coffee maker firmly through turning it anticlockwise until it is at the”CLOSE”position .
  4. Brew double espressoand set aside.
  5. Fill your glass with ice cubes.
  6. Pour the orange juice over ice into the glass, about2/3 of the way up, leaving room for the espresso.
  7. Gently pour the espresso over the orange juice.
  8. Garnish with a slice of orangeor a sprig of rosemary, if desired, and enjoy the refreshing Iced Orange Americano!


The flavor of Iced Orange Americano

The Iced Orange Americano offers a unique combination of flavors that is both refreshing and invigorating. Despite having similar acidic characteristics, the bold and robust taste of the espresso is complemented by the tangy and citrusy notes of the orange juice. Orange juice can help counteract any bitterness and also gives it a citrus scent that does not overpower the caffeine's robust taste. The ice cubes create a chilled and crisp texture, making it the ideal companion for hot summer days. The Iced Orange Americano strikes a perfect balance between bitter and sweet, resulting in a harmonious and satisfying flavor profile.


If you're struggling between a glass of orange juice and a cup of coffee, why not try this pairing of orange juice and coffee? Whether enjoyed as a morning pick-me-up or an afternoon treat, the Iced Orange Americano is sure to satisfy your cravings.


Works Cited

Coffeenated Stories. “Orange Americano” Jun 08, 2023,

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