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Espresso Martini, Metropolitan( Colby Ware/Baltimore Sun / February 22, 2012 )
How to make the Espresso Martini
Double shot of fresh espresso (not espresso-flavored vodka)
Full pour of vanilla-flavored vodka
Dash of Kahlua
Combine ingredients and shake over ice; pour into chilled martini glass.
"Fresh espresso really makes the difference. It's not overly sweet like with espresso-flavored vodka," said bartender Pete Cook of the Federal Hill establishment's house specialty.
Read more about the cocktail here.