An Espresso Cocktail Recipe You’ll Love

Searching for the perfect pick-me-up to get through your week? We have you covered with this Espresso Vodka cocktail using illy espresso.


  • 25 ml of espresso 
  • 10 ml of liquid sugar 
  • 10 ml of coffee liqueur 
  • 20 ml of white vodka 
  • Ice cubes 


  1. Prepare the espresso in the cup. 
  2. Add the liquid sugar, coffee liqueur, white vodka, and, finally, the espresso to a pitcher for mixing. Cool by stirring the ingredients with a spoon. 
  3.  Pour the mixture into the glass with some ice cubes and serve. 

For a classic Espresso Martini: 

Add your ingredients to a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake until well-chilled (about 12 to 15 seconds). Then strain into martini glasses for serving. 


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