As we say goodbye to summer and welcome the cool, crisp air of fall, there’s something special brewing just in time for International Coffee Day on October 1st. This year, we’re adding a splash of royal flavor to this beloved global celebration of all things coffee, and you’re cordially invited to join the festivities!

Meet the “Crown Espresso,” a drink that’s as rich in flavor as it is in character, ready to be the star at your brunch table, the highlight of your after-work relaxations, or the toast of your sweater weather gatherings. We’re taking the classic, ever-popular espresso martini and giving it a royally delicious twist with a helping hand from Crown Royal Vanilla.

Whether you consider yourself a seasoned coffee expert or simply someone who appreciates a beautifully crafted drink, the “Crown Espresso” has something for everyone. It’s the perfect blend of the robust, aromatic flavors of your favorite coffee and the smooth, creamy notes of vanilla – a combination that promises a taste experience fit for royalty, yet accessible to all.

Crown Royal Espresso Martini Recipe

Crown Royal Espresso Martini


  • 1.5 oz Crown Royal Vanilla
  • .25 oz coffee liqueur
  • .25 oz amaretto
  • 1 oz espresso


  1. Build ingredients in a mixing tin, add ice, and shake vigorously.
  2. Strain into a chilled coupe or martini glass.
  3. Garnish with three coffee beans.