Easy & Delicious Espresso Martini Recipe for Two
Allow our Espresso Martini recipe to indulge you. Perfect for creating two luxurious glasses. This classic drink combines the rich flavors of coffee and vodka, making it an ideal choice for a refined evening with a special someone or a friend. Follow our step-by-step guide to create the ultimate Espresso Martini in just a few minutes!
- 4 oz (120 ml) high-quality vodka (such as Into The Wild Vodka)
- 2 oz (60 ml) coffee liqueur (like Orcadian Moon Coffee Liqueur)
- 2 oz (60 ml) freshly brewed espresso, cooled
- 1/2 oz (15 ml) agave or alternative syrup (optional, for added sweetness)
- Coffee beans, for garnish
- Prepare two chilled martini glasses by placing them in the freezer for at least 10 minutes before making your cocktail.
- In a cocktail shaker, combine the vodka, coffee liqueur, cooled espresso, and simple syrup (if using). Fill the shaker halfway with ice.
- Shake the mixture vigorously for 15-20 seconds, or until the outside of the shaker becomes frosty and chilled.
- Strain the Espresso Martini mixture into your prepared chilled martini glasses, dividing it evenly between the two glasses.
- Garnish each drink with three coffee beans, arranged in a small cluster on the surface of the cocktail.
- Serve immediately and enjoy your elegant, homemade Espresso martini!
This easy and delicious Espresso Martini recipe is perfect for any occasion, whether you’re hosting a fancy dinner party, celebrating a special milestone, or simply enjoying a cozy night with friends or loved ones.
The rich coffee flavor combined with the smoothness of your preferred vodka and the subtle sweetness from the agave syrup creates an irresistible drink that is sure to impress. So, gather your ingredients, prepare your shaker, and get ready to create a classic and timeless cocktail that will be remembered by all who taste it. Cheers to a delightful evening filled with laughter, conversation, and the incredible flavors of the ever-popular Espresso Martini!