chocolate espresso cocktail

An after dinner drink is lovely, but what if you’d prefer a little something sweet? This drink solves both problems—and promises to satisfy each of your cravings with espresso and chocolate. And if there’s anything we know for certain, it’s that chocolate and coffee are a perfect pair.

espresso dark chocolate cocktail

What you need:

1oz dark chocolate

1 tsp sugar

1.5oz espresso (or one shot)

2oz chilled vodka (or to taste)

Ice

Cocktail shaker

How you make it:

Chop chocolate and combine with sugar in your cocktail shaker, pour hot espresso shot over mixture and stir until smooth. Add chilled vodka and ice and shake until combined. Strain into a martini glass and top with whipped cream and shaved chocolate for garnish. Recipe makes one drink.