Looking for a fun twist on an old favorite? Do you love coffee? How about bourbon? These Espresso Cocktails have bourbon AND espresso! Easy and delicious. You’re going to love it.

Looking for other adult beverages? Take a look at my Pomegranate Old Fashioned. Apparently I really like an old fashioned….


Course Drinks
Keyword vegan, vegetarian
Prep Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 serving
Author Abbie Gellman


  • 1 double shot espresso (2 oz., room temperature)
  • 1 oz bourbon or whiskey
  • 1 teaspoon maple syrup
  • A dash of bitters (I like orange bitters)
  • 1- inch piece of orange peel


  1. Combine espresso, bourbon, syrup, and bitters in a shaker and fill with ice. Stir with a bar spoon for 30 seconds and strain into a rocks glass filled with ice.
  2. Twist peel over the drink and rub around the rim of the glass. Garnish with orange peel, optional.

Recipe Video

Espresso Cocktails with Bourbon

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