Coffee Cocktails

This weekend is Cinco de Mayo and the Kentucky Derby! These events are known for their delicious margaritas and mint juleps and as coffee-obsessed individuals, it got us thinking about coffee cocktails. 

Below are a few of our favorite recipes adapted from the Thrillist. We suggest using CoffVee for a heart healthy boost!

Mocha Margarita

This margarita is a great addition to your Cinco de Mayo celebrations.


-1 cup softened chocolate ice cream

-1/3 cup prepared espresso

-1/4 cup tequila

-Combine all ingredients in a blender with ice and blend until smooth. Pour into a glass and enjoy!

coffee margarita

CoffVee RumChata

Instead of a mint julep, try this coffee and RumChata concoction.


-3oz of room temperature CoffVee

-1oz RumChata

-Combine in a shaker with ice. Strain and serve.

The Salted Caramel Coffee Martini

Martinis are not a traditional Cinco de Mayo or Kentucky Derby libation, but this one just tastes too good not to include!


- 1/2 oz Kahlua

-1 oz vodka

- 2 oz cold or room temperature CoffVee

-Sea salt

-Caramel sauce

-Rim a martini glass with caramel sauce and dip it in sea salt. Drizzle caramel syrup inside the glass too. Combine the liquids into a shaker with ice. Strain and serve in the martini glass. 

coffee martini

Which would you prefer? Do you have any favorite coffee cocktail recipes to share?


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