Can I make an espresso martini?

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I have found some cocktails for you that closely match an express martini based on their ingredients, preparation method, and overall user ratings. Here are the options ranked from highest to lowest rating: 1. Cocktail ID: 5446 2. Cocktail ID: 6644 3. Cocktail ID: 6805 4. Cocktail ID: 7274 5. Cocktail ID: 7376 You can choose any of these cocktails to enjoy a martini experience similar to an express martini.
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You asked: How to make an espresso martini?. We found 10 cocktails answering the question.

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Martini Perfect

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Dirty Martini

The Dirty Martini is a classic cocktail that is known for its bold and briny flavor. Made with simple yet...

Vodka (60ml), Olive Juice (7.5ml), White vermouth (7.5ml)

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San Martin

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Dry Martini

The Dry Martini is a classic cocktail that has been enjoyed by cocktail enthusiasts for decades. Its origins can be...

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Said to have emerged around 1860-1870, and is often touted as one of the world’s oldest gin cocktails.

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Vodka Martini

The Vodka Martini is a classic and iconic cocktail that is known for its simplicity and sophistication. Originating in the...

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Miller’s Martini

The Miller's Martini is a classic twist on the traditional martini, embracing the crisp and clean flavor profile martini enthusiasts...

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Sweet Martini

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Very Dry Martini

The Very Dry Martini is a classic and minimalistic cocktail, revered for its straightforward yet elegant spirit-forward profile. A variation...

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What ingredients are typically used in an espresso martini?

An espresso martini typically includes vodka, coffee liqueur, fresh espresso, and simple syrup. It's often garnished with coffee beans.

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Is an espresso martini served hot or cold?

An espresso martini is served cold. It is usually shaken with ice and then strained into a chilled martini glass.

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Can I make a non-alcoholic version of an espresso martini?

Yes, you can make a non-alcoholic version by substituting the vodka and coffee liqueur with non-alcoholic coffee syrup and cold brew coffee.

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What occasions are suitable for serving an espresso martini?

Espresso martinis are often enjoyed at evening social gatherings, dinner parties, and as an after-dinner drink. They provide a perfect pick-me-up with their caffeine content.

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Can I make an espresso martini without an espresso machine?

Yes, you can use strong brewed coffee or cold brew coffee as a substitute for espresso if you don't have an espresso machine.

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