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Espresso Tonic

Espresso Tonic

Here's how to make the fizzy coffee drink at home.
Course Drinks
Cuisine Italian
Keyword espresso tonic
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 drink
Calories 54kcal
Author Katie Schindelheim


  • 1 cup ice
  • cup tonic water
  • 1 shot espresso
  • 1 tsp simple syrup optional
  • 1 maraschino cherry or slice of orange peel, lemon, or lime (optional)


  • Fill cup with ice.
  • Add tonic water.
  • Make espresso and pour on top of tonic.
  • Add simple syrup. (Optional.)
  • Add maraschino cherry, slice of orange peel, or slice of lemon or lime. (Optional.)


Calorie count does not include simple syrup.
  • We prefer Fever Tree tonic water as it comes in eight different flavors, including rosemary and lemon thyme.
  • Unless you like bitter things, add the simple syrup.


Serving: 1drink | Calories: 54kcal