The Best Gin Espresso Martini
The gin espresso martini is an exquisite and invigorating cocktail that blends the classic elements of a martini with the deep and robust flavors of espresso.
This elegant concoction starts with a generous pour of [Prototype] gin, infusing the drink with its botanical notes and smoothness. The addition of freshly brewed espresso (let it to cool down in the fridge first) lends a bold and aromatic twist, adding depth and complexity to the cocktail. A touch of simple syrup balances the bitterness, while a splash of coffee liqueur enhances the overall richness.
The result? A captivating fusion of gin's refined character and the intense energy of espresso, creating a sophisticated and stimulating cocktail.
Gin Espresso Martini
50ml [Prototype] Gin
Coffee bean for garnish
Fill your cocktail shaker with ice, and add all the ingredients (except for the coffee bean garnish!). Once added, give the cocktail shaker a really good shake - you want to create a bit of foam in the liquid.
Once done, get two martini glasses - preferably straight from the freezer where they've been cooling - and strain the liquid into them. The ingredient list above is enough for one cocktail so if you're making two, double the amounts.
Add a coffee bean for garnish.The best thing about this cocktail is it's so versatile so you can add a garnish to match your tastes. Why don't you do what our founder does, and use an orange twist instead to draw out the rich flavor of the espresso?