Shifty Russian {Recipe}

The North Denver hot spot, Gaetano’s, shares their recipe which pairs beautifully with any of their desserts. The Shifty Russian, a creamy cocktail with coffee essence, it’s truly the perfect after dinner drink.

Sit down, shut up, and let Kyle pour you a stiff one.

Gaetano’s Shifty Russian

1 1/2 oz house infused vanilla vodka, or any store bought vanilla vodka

2 oz cream

3/4 oz Leopold Brother’s French Press Coffee Liqueur 

Mix ingredients, shake (not stirred), pour through a double fine strainer (adds more froth), top with crushed espresso beans and a little pour of Leopold’s.


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