How to make:
SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.
Lemon zest twist (discarded) plus float 3 coffee beans on surface
Forget the 'Vodka Red Bull', this is the cocktail connoisseur's way of combining caffeine and vodka.
You may prefer the equal parts, sugar syrup free version of the Espresso Martini.
Other variations include:
Irish Coffee Cocktail
Created by the legendary Dick Bradsell in 1983, you can read the full story behind this popular cocktail, much of it in Dick's own words, on our Espresso Martini encyclopedia page.