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Espresso Martini Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Espresso Martini, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Espresso, Vodka, Kahlua, or Creme De Cacao, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Espresso Martini Cocktail Description

The Espresso Martini falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Cordial glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Indulge in the Espresso Martini, where each of the 4 ingredients, including Espresso, Vodka, Kahlua, Creme de Cacao, plays a crucial role in creating an unforgettable experience. This cocktail is a testament to the fusion of tradition and innovation. For similar adventures in taste, try Malibu Screw, Polarbear #1, Apple Pie Shot #2.

Espresso Martini Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Espresso Martini, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 1 oz cold Espresso
  • 1 1/2 oz Vodka (Absolut)
  • 1 1/2 oz Kahlua
  • 1 oz white Creme de Cacao
  • 30 ml cold Espresso
  • 1.63 dl Vodka (Absolut)
  • 1.63 dl Kahlua
  • 30 ml white Creme de Cacao

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make an Espresso Martini Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Espresso Martini cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by vigorously shaking the following ingredients: 1 oz cold Espresso, 1 1/2 oz Vodka (Absolut), 1 1/2 oz Kahlua, 1 oz white Creme de Cacao. Once blended to perfection, pour into the cordial glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Espresso Martini Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
400.0 0.0 100.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Espresso Martini are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Espresso Martini Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Espresso, Vodka, Kahlua, and Creme De Cacao.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Espresso Martini.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Espresso Martini cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Espresso 42 times 0.26%
Vodka 3051 times 18.66%
Kahlua 388 times 2.37%
Creme De Cacao 259 times 1.58%

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Espresso Martini FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Espresso Martini Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Espresso Martini.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Espresso Martini?
  • A: The ingredients include Espresso, Vodka, Kahlua, and Creme De Cacao, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Espresso Martini cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Cordial glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 37 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 0.23% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Espresso Martini cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Espresso Martini is the perfect addition to any occasion.