While drinking black coffee and espresso is tasty, do you ever want to change it up? When you have the best Coffee Subscription Minneapolis offers, it’s fun to change up your coffee routine! Well, the amazing Twin Cities Coffee Roaster at Folly Coffee have a decedent selection of espresso drink recipes that you have to try with our Folly SOB Espresso! Try one or try them all!
If you’re looking for the best coffee subscription service Minneapolis has to offer, then look no further than Folly Coffee for high quality coffee and espresso delivered right to your door. Folly Coffee is an award-winning company that ethically sources all of specialty coffees. One of the top picks would hands-down be the Folly SOB Espresso. While it may hit like a SOB, S.O.B actually stands for single origin blend, so you’re guaranteed to always get a unique flavor and a sweet lingering aroma each time you brew this at home. Check out the product page for the full explanation on a single origin blend.
If you don’t have an espresso machine at home, you can replace the espresso in these recipes with a cold brew concentrate. Check out the best ways to make cold brew concentrate here.
Easy Espresso Drink Recipes to Try Out
When you’re getting your coffee deliveries in Minnesota, make sure to get a bit creative with your subscription. Giving yourself the chance to try new and exciting things can be great and it also gives you the chance to have some fun in the meanwhile. Recipes don’t have to be difficult and you don’t need a lot of ingredients in order to shake things up.
All you need is our Folly SOB Espresso, and some of these basic ingredients that you may already have in your pantry. So here are some of the easiest recipes you can try!
One of the best espresso drinks Minneapolis has to offer is iced! Iced espresso is essentially just espresso serviced over ice. It’s as simple as that. It’s like an iced Americano with a twist. All you need is your classic Folly SOB Espresso and some ice. But let’s take it up a notch, shall we?
- 2 ounces of espresso
- 1 ounce of your milk of choice
- Optional: Your sweetener or flavoring of choice (we liked vanilla syrup)
Once you brew your espresso, just mix all the other ingredients together and enjoy! The milk softens the intensity of the espresso and you can use your favorite sweetener or flavor addition. It’s as simple as that!
If you’re having a bit of a sweet tooth, then the homemade mocha can easily sort you out. So here’s what you’re going to need:
- 1 to 2 tablespoons of granulated sugar
- 5-2oz espresso shot
- 1 tablespoon of unsweetened cocoa powder
- ¼ cup of heated milk of your choice
- 1 tablespoon of heavy cream
- A dollop of whip cream based on your taste
To your shot of espresso, add the sugar and unsweetened cocoa powder. Make sure you stir until everything dissolves into a sauce. Slowly begin adding your heated milk and continuously stir it until it’s well incorporated into the recipe. Add the heavy cream last as this is going to help thicken up the drink. Add a dollop of whip cream on top for a punch of foamy sweetness.
Boozy Espresso Cocktails
Boozy coffee cocktails are some of the best things that you can make from your Folly Coffee subscription. In fact, you can count on the best espresso subscription to level up your coffee cocktails. Getting the chance to enhance your espresso by adding additional flavors makes the experience so much more fun, especially when you’re getting to look into a coffee extract recipe to complement the espresso.
Espresso White Russian
The Espresso White Russian is a recipe that shouldn’t take too long to make. This drink can be served hot, or cold over ice. When it comes to the best espresso subscription, how you brew your coffee is all about your personal preference because you’re still guaranteed a fantastic drink. So here’s how you make the Espresso White Russian:
- 2 ounces of freshly brewed espresso
- 1 ounce of half and half
- .5 ounce of vodka (or more per taste)
- 1 ounce of coffee liqueur
- 5 ounces of sweetened condensed milk
Stir together the espresso and sweetened and condensed milk first. Add the coffee liqueur and vodka. Make sure to stir this thoroughly. After stirring, add your half and half to top it off. Add ice and stir to drink it cold.
The Irish Coffee is one of the most popular cocktails around, and with good reason too. Your taste buds are met with an array of flavors from the combination of whiskey, espresso, and whipped cream. A favorite of our local Twin Cities Coffee Roasters, this is a recipe you simply cannot skip as the Folly SOB Espresso pairs nicely with the range of flavors in an Irish Coffee.
- 1 cup of brewed Folly SOB Espresso
- 5 ounces of Irish Whiskey
- 3 teaspoons of brown sugar
- Whipped Cream
Mix together the hot espresso, whiskey, and brown sugar. Make sure to thoroughly blend it, as this will ensure all the flavors complement one another. Afterward, top off your drink with a dollop of whipped cream. For an extra coffee kick, add a teaspoon of coffee extract. Check out our favorite way to make coffee extract here!
The Espresso Martini is a classic coffee-based cocktail that everyone needs to try at least once. The Espresso Martini is very easy to make, as it needs only a few simple ingredients that you may already have at home. Once you learn how to make this, you’ll be sipping away at the best homemade martini espresso in the Twin Cities in no time.
- 5-2oz espresso shot
- 50 ml of coffee liqueur
- 75 ml of vodka
- 10 ml of simple sugar syrup
- Ice (option)
- Top with 3 coffee beans as garnish
Begin by putting your martini glass in the fridge as this will ensure that it’s cold by the time you need to pour your drink. Allow the shot of espresso to cool. Afterward, combine your syrup, ice, vodka, espresso, and liqueur together into a shaker with ice. Make sure to continuously shake this until your cocktail shaker begins to feel icy. Don’t shake for too long or the ice will begin to water down your espresso martini. Get your martini glass out of the fridge and pour your cocktail into it. Feel free to garnish your martini with coffee beans or even a small dollop of cream.
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