40ml premium chilled vodka
10ml creme de cacao
50ml chilled doppio (double shot) espresso
25ml vanilla infused sugar syrup
grated dark chocolate
Ferrero Rocher chocolate
1. Put the vodka, creme de cacao, espresso and sugar syrup into a cocktail shaker, shake with ice and strain into a chilled martini glass.
2. Garnish with grated chocolate and drop in a Ferrero Rocher.
Bacino (baby kiss) – perfect as an after dinner drink
10ml premium liquid chocolate
10ml thickened cream
10ml vanilla and Star Anise infused sugar syrup
1. Wipe the rim of a sherry glass or martini glass with orange peel, then dip in honey followed by cinnamon sugar.
2. Pour the liquid chocolate, cream and vanilla and infused syrup into the glass and stir and extract coffee on top and stir.
3. Garnish with star anise on the rim and a wedge of orange on a saucer.
Honey Affogato (to drown) – perfect for a dessert
1 dessert spoon honey
1 scoop honey gelato
50ml doppio (double shot) espresso
1. Line the inside of a short glass with honey and add the gelato.
2. Pour the espresso over the gelato.
3. Sprinkle with crushed honeycomb.
4. Serve with a parfait spoon.
For a delicious espresso shot, Sunbeam have a wide range of espresso machines. Prices vary from $109.95 to $999.95 RRP and are available from department stores and electrical retailers nationally.