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Elf on the Coffee Shelf

Elf on the Coffee Shelf

This easy to make cocktail is a rich, indulgent twist on the classic espresso martini. It can be made in minutes and uses a lot of the ingredients you’ll already have in your cupboards.🍸

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How to make an “Elf on the Coffee Shelf” Cocktail!

Follow our super easy cocktail recipe to serve up a tasty cocktail for your guests this Christmas!🎄 

What you'll need:

  • 50ml Vodka
  • 75ml SPAR Caramel Latte
  • 1 tsp SPAR Instant Coffee (add more to taste)
  • 1 tsp SPAR honey/syrup (add more to taste)
  • To garnish - Biscuit spread, crushed biscuits and coffee beans


  1. Pour 50ml of vodka into a cocktail shaker
  2. Add 75ml of pre-made caramel latte drink followed by 1 tsp of instant coffee (add more if you like a stronger coffee)
  3. Drizzle in 1tsp of honey or alternative syrup (add more to sweeten)
  4. Add a handful of ice, then shake until the outside of the cocktail shaker feels cold
  5. Strain and pour into a glass of your choice (we love a classic martini glass). This indulgent cocktail deserves a garnish, for an extra treat take your glass, coat the rim in biscuit spread and cover in crushed biscuits.
  6. Garnish with coffee beans

Top tip: Why not pre garnish your glasses and put them in the fridge to chill

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