Espresso Martini Recipe
The Espresso Martini is such an elegant and stylish looking cocktail. It was first created in the '80s in London when an American model walked up to the bar, asking the bartender for something to wake her up. The dark brown colour with the lightweight crema sitting on top garnished with coffee beans; you can't go wrong with it. This cocktail is easy to make and just requires three ingredients. The top tip for making this one, shake the cocktail shaker more vigorously than usual to achieve that frothy 'crema' on top.
How To Make A Espresso Martini
Coffee and cocktail lovers will love this recipe we have put together, simply combining vodka, espresso and coffee liqueur to create a smooth, delicious cocktail that looks amazing.
Espresso Martini Ingredients
- 50ml of Vodka (Gin if you prefer)
- 25ml of Espresso
- 25ml of Coffee Liqueur
Step By Step Guide To Making The Espresso Martini
Fill your cocktail shaker up with ice, add in vodka, espresso and coffee liqueur.
Shake very well; the harder you shake, the better the 'crema' on top is, then strain into your chilled coupe glass.
Garnish your cocktail with coffee beans on top or some orange peel.
Serve Your Espresso Martini In One Of Our Glasses
When serving any cocktail, you want the presentation to look like it's in a high-end bar. Our Hand-made Crystal Coupe glasses are perfect for so many cocktails, and it lets everyone around you know that you are a person that appreciates details and the finer things in life. Our Crystal Coupe glasses also come in an elegant gift box, the perfect gift for a cocktail lover or, in fact, yourself.
Share Your Espresso Martini With Us On Instagram
We love to see your creations, especially if you're using our incredible glasses. When making the Espresso Martini, before enjoying it, make sure you grab a picture & tag us on Instagram at @vemacityuk. If coffee isn't your thing then why not try one of our other cocktail recipes. This Woo Woo is a real winner.