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5 Alcoholic Coffee Drinks To Really Wake You Up

Has there been a time in your life when your regular cup ofcoffee just hasn't quite done it for you? Did it need a little something extra?

If you’re seeking a coffee-infused pick me up or a way toget the party started with your favourite drink try one of these 5 coffeecocktails.

Espresso Martini

Shaken, not stirred. You’ll need:

1 ½ ounces of Kahlúa

1 ounce of Absolut Vodka

1 ounce of espresso

Combine all of the above ingredients in a cocktail shakerfull of ice. Shake and strain into a martini glass.

Source: Kahlúa

Chocolate Mocha Latte

2 ounces of espresso

4 ounces of skimmed milk

3 tablespoons of light chocolate syrup

2 ounces of Kahlúa

Combine all ingredients in a glass full of ice and stirtogether.

Source: Krups

Summer Espresso

1 ounce of espresso

1 ½ ounce of gin

4 blackberries

½ ounce of simple syrup (mix equal parts hotwater and sugar until sugar has dissolved)

½ ounce of orange juice

Put blackberries into the bottom of a cocktail shaker, addother ingredients on top and shake. Strain into an ice-filled glass and garnishwith an orange wheel and a blackberry.

Source: Jonathan Pogash

Bronx Bomber

Double shot espresso

1/8 ounce of absinthe

1 ½ ounces of gin

Combine the three ingredients into a cocktail shaker full ofice. Shake and strain into a glass.

Source: Péché

Morning Glory

2 ounces of SKYY Infusions Coconut

½ ounce of espresso

½ ounce of coffee liqueur

½ ounce of Irish cream

Add all of the ingredients to a cocktail shaker that’salready filled with ice and shake. Then strain into a glass and garnish withcoffee grounds.

Source: Moses Laboy

Feeling thirsty? Give these amazing coffee creations a tryand let us know what you think by tweeting us @CoffeeMastersUK