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Cocktail Tease: National Espresso Day

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National Espresso Day (November 23)  is upon us and what better way to celebrate than by spiking your cup of Joe? We're slightly partial to Avión Espresso (it's the perfect go to for mixing concoctions) but we've discovered other liqueurs that make great combinations with coffee as well. If you're not sure where to start we've got you covered on the best mixes. Click thru our list and let us know which beverage you'll be celebrating with.

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The Iced Espresso

1 part Avión Espresso
1 part Italian Espresso
1 part soda water

Pour ingredients into a high ball glass over ice. Stir.  Serve with or without milk. Garnish with 3 espresso beans.

after hours drinkThe Afterhours

1 part Avión Espresso
2 parts Avión Anejo

Pour ingredients into a rocks glass over ice. Stir.

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The Irish Espresso

Bartenders call it: The Red Eye

1 part Avión Espresso
1 part Jameson Whiskey

Pour ingredients into a rocks glass over ice. Stir.

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Winter Star Nog

2 oz. SKYY Vodka
4 oz. Abuelita Hot Chocolate (prepared according to directions & chilled)
1Ž2 oz. Espresso (chilled)
1Ž4 oz. Agave Syrup
1 Sage Leaf
1 Red Jalapeno
1 Green Jalapeno
White Chocolate for Garnish

Score the red and green jalapeno peppers. Muddle all ingredients together in a shaker and shake vigorously. Double strain into a white chocolate rimmed rocks glass. Garnish with red and green chilies.

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Iced Caramel Coffee Cocktail

2 oz. Van Gogh Dutch Caramel Vodka
2 oz. Iced Coffee

Add a 1:1 ratio of both ingredients to a rocks glass. Stir and add ice.

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Espresso Martini

1 oz. of cold espresso
1 1/2 oz. of Absolut Vodka
1 1/2 oz. of Kahlua coffee liqueur
1 oz. of white crème de cacao

Pour ingredients into shaker filled with ice, shake vigorously, and strain into chilled martini glass.

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