Get ready for National Coffee Day with these Coffee Cocktails

It’s National Coffee Day, so let’s celebrate with these Coffee Cocktails!!

National Coffee Day is officially here, y’all, so get ready! Whether you like your coffee weak or your coffee strong, National Coffee Day surely doesn’t discriminate, and neither do we! We take all coffee lovers as they come!

This year for National Coffee Day, why not celebrate a little differently with some Coffee-themed and flavored cocktails that will have your taste buds feeling some type of way!

National Coffee Day is coming in ‘hard’ with these Coffee Cocktails!!

If you’re looking to celebrate, whether at home or out at a restaurant for whatever occasion you may be, these following few Coffee-based cocktails are sure to give you both your coffee fix with an added extra buzz in case you’re in need of one.

1. Espresso Martini

First up, we have the Espresso Martini. This is truly a classic at many many restaurants across the country and world in general. All it includes is a simple few ingredients; however, it definitely doesn’t taste like it. The Espresso Martini is the perfect hard coffee for a cool and crisp Fall evening with some family and friends. This is sure to give you that boost you’ve been looking for all night.

Here’s the recipe for the Grey Goose Espresso Martini:

  • 1.5 oz. of Grey Goose Vodka
  • 1 oz. of your most favorite Espresso (any kind)
  • 3/4 oz. of premium Coffee Liqueur
  • 1 pinch of Salt
  • Garnish: Salted Dark Chocolate (Cocoa) Powder
  • Preparation: Shake all of the ingredients together and then strain the mix into a martini glass

2. Black Russian

This particular Coffee Cocktail is simple, to the point, and just for the straight shooters. With just a slight amount of sweetness, this drink is perfect for those who truly love the taste of coffee, mixed with a little taste of alcohol somewhere in the mix.

Here’s the recipe for the Black Russian:

  • 1.5 oz. of Grey Goose Vodka
  • 1 oz. of Coffee Liqueur (preferably Toussiant for this recipe in particular)
  • Garnish: Whatever you choose to garnish with
  • Preparation: Build ingredients within some sort of ‘rocks’ glass; add ice cubes; stir

3. Couleur Cafè

This Coffee Cocktail goes out to all of the folks out there who love their coffee nice and frothy (much like myself). There’s just simple nothing better and no better way to celebrate than with this particular Coffee Cocktail. Between the cream, light sweetness of the coffee liqueur, and so on, National Coffee Day is officially celebrated with this dreamy and creamy Coffee Cocktail!

Here’s the recipe for the Grey Goose Couleur Cafè:

  • 1.5 oz. of Grey Goose Vodka
  • 0.5 oz. of Coffee Liqueur (preferably Toussiant for this recipe in particular)
  • 1 oz. of Espresso (your choosing)
  • 1 splash of Simple Syrup
  • Cream to your liking
  • Garnish: Whatever you choose to garnish with
  • Preparation: “Combine all ingredients except cream in a mixing glass filled with ice. Shake and strain into a chilled coupe glass. Cover with a thin layer of organic cream. Optional: dust lightly with chocolate powder or sprinkle espresso beans.”

Do you have a favorite from this list? Do you have your own Coffee Cocktail worth celebrating with? Let us know down in the comments! And finally – Coffee or Espresso?