THE HOLIDAY’S ARE AROUND THE CORNER! I LOVE TO HAVE A SMALL DINNER PARTY AND HAVE FRIENDS OVER FOR GREAT FOOD AND DRINKS. WE HAVE FUN MAKING ESPRESSO DRINKS BEFORE AND AFTER DINNER. MY NEW FAVORITE ONE IS…
Peppermint Patty Mocha Recipe
To make this drink, you will need espresso coffee beans, chocolate syrup, peppermint coffee syrup, a peppermint patty chocolate candy and milk or soymilk.
Start by brewing a shot of espresso. Pour the shot into a 12 oz. coffee cup. Add 1/2 ounce peppermint syrup 1/2 – 1 oz. chocolate syrup. Fill the remainder of the mug with steamed milk or soy milk. Stir the drink well and then drop a peppermint patty candy into the cup.
MY OTHER FAVORITE IS..
Kahlua® Espresso Martini
1 1/2 fluid ounces Kahlua
1 fluid ounce Absolut® Vodka
1 fluid ounce fresh brewed espresso jamaica blue mountain coffee cooled
- Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add Kahlua, vodka, and espresso. Shake vigorously, and strain into a chilled martini glass.