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This Easy Cocktail Recipe Puts An Unexpected Twist On The Classic Espresso Martini

It’s time to shake things up.

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Dubbed the Midnight in Brooklyn, this tequila cocktail calls for two ounces of Cincoro Reposado, a half ounce of sweet vermouth, and a half ounce of coffee liqueur. Stir ingredients, and then strain into a chilled glass. Top with a dehydrated lemon wheel.Courtesy of Cincoro Tequila
More of a gin person? Try swapping it in for the classic vodka ingredient. All you need to do is combine one and a half ounces of Aviation American Gin, three quarter ounces of coffee liqueur and espresso, respectively, and a half ounce of simple syrup in a shaker with ice. Strain into a chilled glass, and top with coffee beans.5PH / 500px/500Px Plus/Getty Images