Espresso Martini Recipe

The Espresso Martini recipe is a vodka based creation invented by the legendary bartender Dick Bradsell in 1983.








25ml Vodka
25ml Coffee Liqueur
50ml Fresh Espresso Coffee
5ml Gomme

How to Make the Espresso Martini Recipe

Add all ingredients into a shaker. Shake all ingredients very hard, to create the signature foamy head and fine strain into a martini glass.


Three Coffee Beans

The History of the Espresso Martini Recipe

The Espresso Martini was created by famous British bartender Dick Bradsel at The Soho Brasserie. It has quite rightly become an iconic global superstar of the cocktail world. The blend of smooth vodka, coffee liqueur and espresso was an instant hit.

Did you know: the three coffee beans denote the three pillars of life – of for health, one for wealth and one for happiness.

Salted caramel bottled espresso martini

Salted Caramel Espresso Martini bottled cocktail from The Cocktail Society

Our salted caramel bottled espresso martini ready to drink is perfect for any occasion. What could be better than your own bottle of espresso martini, complete with a delicious blend of salted caramel?

Available in 200ml and 500ml bottles, you can give this as a gift (if you can resist) or simply enjoy it yourself. Our bottled espresso martinis are expertly blended and a best seller, so get ‘em before they’re gone!

Explore our entire range of cocktail kits and ready to drink cocktails on our website. Simple to treat yourself, discover our bottled Negroni cocktail and start a love affair with pre-bottled cocktails.

Fancy making it yourself?

Espresso Martini cocktail kit from The Cocktail Society

Our espresso martini cocktail making kit is perfect for you! Complete with everything you need to truly indulge, our espresso martini making kit introduces you to the craft with only the finest ingredients.

Curate the perfect cocktail at home with our espresso martini set and bring out the mixologist in you! With enough to make four cocktails and a cocktail shaker included, you have everything you need for the perfect night in.

Cocktail hamper

The Cocktail Society Bottled Cocktail x4 200ml Cocktail Hamper Gift Set

Our bottled cocktail hamper is the perfect gift or something to enjoy yourself, complete with a unique collection of our best selling bottled cocktails.

Discover our carefully crafted bottled cocktails, including our delicious twist on a classic, the Salted Caramel Espresso Martini. The cocktail hamper also contains a bottled Coconut & Lime Leaf Daiquiri, an Oak-Aged Sloe Gin Negroni bottled cocktail, and a Smoked Old Fashioned.

If you want to experience more British culture, try the famous pimm’s recipe.


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