The Espresso Martini is a variant of a classic vodka drink with a strong emphasis on caffeine. As the cocktail contains a shot of espresso, this also adds caffeine content to the drink which is sure to liven you up. The drink also features Kahlúa, a blend of coffee liqueur and rum. The Espresso Martini is served in a cocktail glass and presented with a garnish of coffee beans on top.
Purple Dragon Martini 3 oz vodka 1½ oz cranberry juice ½ oz blue Curacao liqueur ½ oz sweet and sour mix ½ oz of 7-Up 2-3 ice cubes in blender or food processor all ingredients and blitz 20 to 30 seconds on high speed. Salt the rim of your martini glass Pour and Enjoy
Wow your guests with Kahlua Espresso Martinis this holiday season. It’s the sophisticated yet approachable coffee cocktail that will keep the holiday festivities going. You’ll need an espresso machine and shaker. It sounds fancy, but it’s just a matter of mixing. Shake 1 part Kahlua, 2 parts Absolut Vodka, and 1 part espresso with plenty of ice, then strain into a small cocktail glass to get rid of the small ice chips. Shake for 10 seconds for optimal frothiness.
Pineapple Upside Down Martini 1 oz vanilla vodka 2 oz pineapple juice 1 dash grenadine syrup Shake pineapple juice and vanilla vodka with ice in a tumbler. Pour into a martini cocktail glass. Add dash of grenadine, and serve. Read more: Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Martini recipe http://www.drinksmixer.com/drink12303.html#ixzz2WD73T2hb