National Kahlua Day is February 27th.
We think you should celebrate with a Kahlua cocktail. An Espresso Martini is the perfect classic. The sophistication of a martini and the rich coffee flavor.
Kahlua is what I stock in my home bar though for this recipe you could use any coffee liquor.
Espresso Martini recipe, a classic
Espresso Martini ingredients
- 0.5 ounces Kahlua
- 2 ounces Vodka
- 0.5 ounces simple syrup
- 1 ounce freshly brewed espresso
- coffee beans for garnish
Espresso Martini instructions
- Pour Kahlua, Vodka (I used Tito’s Vodka), simple syrup and Espresso into a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
- Strain and pour into a martini glass
- Garnish with a few coffee beans