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How to Create a Popular Vodka Espresso Martini

Wed, Jan 25, 23  |  vodka cocktails

How to Create a Popular Vodka Espresso Martini

The Vodka Espresso Martini is a modern take on the classic Martini cocktail. It was first created in the late 1990s as an alternative to the dry martini. The combination of coffee and vodka creates a unique flavor that has become a popular choice for many cocktail enthusiasts. The drink is typically made with vodka, espresso, simple syrup, and sometimes a bit of cream for texture. This combination of ingredients produces a smooth and flavorful cocktail that is perfect for any occasion. The espresso adds a strong and robust flavor to the drink, while the vodka provides a smooth, silky texture and kick of alcohol. Whether you prefer yours shaken or stirred, the Vodka Espresso Martini is sure to please!

To make one, you'll need the following ingredients:
  • 2 ounces vodka
  • 1 ounce espresso
  • 0.5 ounces simple syrup
  • 0.5 ounces coffee liqueur
  • 2 espresso beans, for garnish
  1. Fill a shaker with ice and add the vodka, espresso, simple syrup, and coffee liqueur.
  2. Shake vigorously for 15 seconds.
  3. Strain the mixture into a martini glass.
  4. Garnish with two espresso beans.

Enjoy your delicious vodka espresso martini!

By Jason Zheng

Tags: vodka cocktails espresso martini