The secret ingredient that makes this drink awesome is an Irish cream liqueur called Coole Swan. A couple of these, and you won't mind shoveling the snow off the driveway! --As long as you don't need to do it in a straight line.
ALZ ESPRESSO MARTINI
3 oz top shelf vodka, like Chopin
3 oz freshly brewed espresso
1 oz Kahlua
1 oz Coole Swan
Chill your martini glasses. Pour all ingredients into a large cocktail shaker with ice. Shake vigorously. Pour into chilled martini glasses. Makes 2 martinis.