History of the “Espresso Martini”
At first Dick named the drink he invented the Vodka Espresso. And when asked what his reason was to make the model this particular drink, Dick answered that back then Vodka was the trend. Everybody was drinking it. And since the coffee machine was next to where his working station was, it was a match made in heaven.
The “Espresso Martini” Recipe
- 1 oz. Bols Vodka
- 1 oz. Bols Coffee
- 1 oz. Freshly brewed espresso
- ¼ oz. Sugar Syrup (optional)
How to make an “Espresso Martini”
Step 1: Pour all ingredients, except soda water, in a Boston Shaker.
Step 1: Pour all ingredients in a Boston Shaker
Step 2: Shake vigorously with lots of cubed ice
Step 3: Fine strain in a pre-chilled cocktail glass
Step 4: Garnish with 3 coffee beans on top
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