noun (plural cortados)
Espresso with a small amount of steamed milk: Harry paid for a double espresso and a cortado
More example sentences
- Take a seat at a sidewalk cafe and order a cortado and watch Lima's crowds parade along the avenue in the latest styles from Paris, New York and Madrid.
- A cortado is a Spanish classic, a coffee "cut" with warm milk.
- I'd love to hear your methods of making a cortado.
From Spanish (café) cortado, literally 'cut (coffee)', from cortar 'to cut'.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.