Irish Coffee & other Coffee Cocktails

02-05-2017 Coffee culture, Coffee recipes

This week we’re sharing our favourite coffee-based cocktails. There’s no time like the present to organise a little soiree and get mixing some magic concoctions!

Espresso Martini

Shaken, not stirred!
45ml Kahlua
30ml Vodka
30ml Jones Brothers espresso
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a martini glass.

Kick-starter

Keeps energy levels sky high!
60ml Vodka
30ml Jones Brothers coffee
15ml triple sec
30ml milk
Garnish: a few coffee beans
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a glass. Garnish with a few coffee beans.

Irish Coffee

A classic!
60ml Baileys Original Irish Cream
120ml Jones Brothers coffee
Garnish: whipped cream
Pour Baileys into a cup followed by the coffee and stir. Garnish with whipped cream.

Mocha Latte

Naughty but nice!
60ml Kahlua
60ml Jones Brothers espresso
120ml skim milk
3 tbsp light chocolate syrup
Combine all ingredients in a glass filled with ice and stir.

Hot Shot

Isn’t coconut a superfood?!
90ml Vodka
30ml coconut milk
25ml maple syrup
½ tbsp Jones Brothers coffee grounds
Garnish: a few coffee beans
Pour the coffee grounds into the vodka and let sit for three minutes. Strain vodka into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Add the remaining ingredients and shake vigorously. Strain into a martini glass and garnish with a few coffee beans.

On the rocks

For the whiskey lovers
45ml Jack Daniels
30ml brown sugar simple syrup
120ml Jones Brothers coffee
Cream, to taste
Garnish: whipped cream
To make brown sugar simple syrup, mix equal parts hot water and brown sugar until sugar is dissolved. Combine the JD, simple syrup, coffee and cream in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a glass. Garnish with whipped cream.

So when it comes to plotting and planning fun and games for next weekend, why not give these a try? Just make sure you keep some of your favourite beans aside to keep you going the day after the night before!

Love what we brew!
The Bean Team