Espresso Martini

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Espresso Martini

Espresso Martini

This Espresso Martini has the best of both worlds. A nice shot of espresso to get you going and a couple of ounces of vodka to relax you.

This martini is a perfect after-dinner cocktail and any coffee lover will be sure to enjoy.

How to make an Espresso Martini?

Making this martini is super simple and will take you less than five minutes. Just gather the ingredients below and follow the recipe instructions.


  • Vodka
  • Simple Syrup
  • Coffee Liqueur
  • Expresso shot
  • Ice
  • Coffee beans for garnish

Recipe Steps

Add the ice to a good quality cocktail shaker. It is always a good idea to always add the ice first so that any liquid going in after is chilled as it settles.
Pour in the vodka, simple syrup, and coffee liqueur into the shaker. Shake mixture using 15-20 good hard shakes and until the martini is well blended and cold.
Pour into a chilled martini glass and garnish with a couple of espresso coffee beans.
Expresso Martini

Espresso Martini

Great taking cocktail with both espresso and vodka.
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Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Martini
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 1 Martini
Calories: 318kcal


  • 2 oz Vodka
  • 1/2 oz Simple syrup
  • 1/2 oz Coffee liqueur
  • 1 oz Freshly brewed espresso
  • Garnish: Coffee beans
  • 1 cup Ice


  • Add ice, Vodka, Simple Syrup, Coffee liqueur, and Expresso shot to your cocktail shaker.
  • Shake until well blended and cold
  • Strain martini into a chilled martini glass
  • Garnish Martini with a few coffee beans


Nutrition Facts
Espresso Martini
Amount Per Serving
Calories 318 Calories from Fat 9
% Daily Value*
Fat 1g2%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Sodium 32mg1%
Potassium 1002mg29%
Carbohydrates 38g13%
Sugar 17g19%
Protein 3g6%
Calcium 40mg4%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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