Midnight Martini Cocktail Recipe

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Midnight Martini Cocktail Recipe

Creating the midnight martini is easy and creates a tasty cocktail flavored with coffee. Easy to mix and sure to keep the party going long into the night, this cocktail has espresso vodka on hand to keep the night going. It’s not just vodka you need for this cocktail, because liqueur will also be needed. In spite of the fact that your cocktail should be as dark as (you guessed it) midnight, it will depend on the strength of the two liquors. If you add cinnamon syrup, which is optional, it will give the beverage an extra flavorful touch and the cinnamon will complement the coffee perfectly.

Recipe Variations

You can also order the midnight martini as a shooter. Simply shake strain, and pour into a shot glass. In terms of recipes, there are quite a few variations on the midnight martini. There is, for example, a martini of gin all topped with a black olive. Another martini attempts to mimic the taste of black vodka (ex. Blavod). There are also dark-colored drinks like the black martini, made with black raspberry or blackberry liqueur, as well as citrus juice.

Cocktail strength (from 1 to 10 scale)

The strength of Midnight Martini Cocktail Recipe is 6 out of 10.



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Nutrition (calories per serving)

The estimated calories of Midnight Martini Cocktail Recipe is 157 calories per serving.

Preparation time (minutes)

The time it takes to create Midnight Martini Cocktail Recipe is 3 minutes.

Tools needed

  • Mixing Glass
  • Bar Spoon


  • Martini Glass

Ingredients (ML/OZ)

  • A mixture of 1 1/2 ounces espresso vodka
  • 1/2 ounces coffee liqueur
  • 1/4 ounce cinnamon syrup,
  • Topped with a lemon twist as a garnish

Steps to Make It

  • The ingredients need to be gathered.
  • Fill a mixing glass with ice and add the espresso vodka, coffee liqueur, and cinnamon syrup (if you are using it).
  • Add well and stir.
  • In a chilled cocktail glass, strain the mixture.
  • Adding a squeeze of lemon is a nice garnish.

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4.86 (2020 votes)