Thanks to social media, we’re able to amusing ourselves even throughout a worldwide disaster. Previously, pandemics have been, nearly all the time, completely grim. But as we see each passing day with the COVID-19 outbreak, at the least a piece of the world’s inhabitants are having fun with themselves with Netflix events, Instagram concert events, Twitter exercise classes and different high-spirited actions. And, considered one of the current fads includes coffee.
Google Trends exhibits an ascent in Dalgona coffee’s reputation over the final month. Unlike fancy dishes that in all probability requires substances that you haven’t heard of earlier than and therefore are tough to make, dalgona coffee is simple to arrange. Coffee powder, sugar, milk (or different substitutes) and water are all you want.
The first step is to combine (ideally with a whisk) the coffee, sugar and sizzling water — two tablespoons every, till it turns into a creamy paste. The second is to put this thick, frothy combine on prime of the sizzling or chilly milk (about 500 ml). That is it.
So, why is that this pretty simple-to-make coffee changing into super-popular unexpectedly? As with most issues that go viral, there isn’t a particular cause. But it gained traction when a Korean YouTuber posted an ASMR-style preparation of the coffee on YouTube (which, as of March 31, has near 4 million views). Then, it began trending on TikTok, too.
Dalgona, nonetheless, isn’t a factor in India… but.