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Espresso Martini Recipe

The humble espresso martini is a staple on any cocktail menu worth its salt. This rich, creamy and indulgent cocktail is perfect for an after-dinner drink or for when you need a little pick-me-up. Read on to learn more about this delicious cocktail recipe and how to master crafting one of your own.
Keyword Espresso Martini, Martini, Vodka
Prep Time 4 minutes
Servings 1
Author My Bartender


  • 1 ½ Ounces Vodka
  • 1 Ounce Fresh Espresso
  • 3 ¼ Ounces Coffee Liqueur
  • ½ Ounce Simple Syrup
  • 2 Drops Vanilla Extract
  • Ice
  • 3 Coffee Beans for Garnish


  • Add all the ingredients into a shaker, then fill with ice
  • Shake hard for about 30 seconds, make sure to shake well, as this is what creates the froth
  • Double strain into your glass. You can use a sieve to double strain in one pour
  • Garnish the froth with three coffee beans