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This buttery smooth, simple spirit is easy to sip on its own — and the addition of the espresso shot helps to further elevate the impressive flavor profile.

Cocktail of the Week: Nikki’s Ikebana

April 13th, 2017

This buttery smooth, simple spirit is easy to sip on its own — and the addition of the espresso shot helps to further elevate the impressive flavor profile.

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