Ciao bella! Though cappuccino drinks have been around for well over a century, they haven't gained much popularity until about 30 years ago. Espresso machines were greatly improved in the late 40s and people started going nuts over the creamy, rich flavor of this morning pick-me-up. Though cappuccino literally means "small cup," there's nothing but big flavor in this delectable cheesecake. Tasting of creamy espresso, hot milk, and steamed foam, these delectable desserts quickly transport you to your favorite Italian coffee house.