THE BEST ESPRESSO MARTINI RECIPE
Maybe we’re a little late to the ‘spro martini game seeing as summer 2021 was dubbed the year that espresso martinis made their all-too-familiar comeback. But, we’re here to say that ‘better late than never’ never tasted so good.
We’re jazzed to share this practically perfect espresso martini recipe courtesy of Jon Howard, Bar Director at The Continental by Sean Brock, one of our outstanding Nashville-based restaurant partners.
THE CONTINENTAL’S ESPRESSO MARTINI
2 oz. Ron Zacapa Rum
1/2 oz. Don Ciccio and Figli Concerto Coffee Liqueur
1/2 oz. Simple Syrup (1 part water:1 part sugar)
1 Freshly Pulled Double Shot of Crema Espresso
Add all ingredients into a cocktail tin and shake vigorously.
Strain with a fine mesh sieve into a chilled cocktail glass and finish with fresh espresso powder.
Don’t have an espresso machine at home but still want to make this cocktail? We’ve got you covered with our AeroPress ‘Espresso’ brewing guide & recipe.