How do you like your coffee? Black? Iced Latte? Flat White? 

How about with a shot of whiskey? Now that’s a double shot that’ll give you a jolt!

October 1 is National Coffee Day. If you ask us, it’s the perfect day to skip your regular cuppa and perk up your day with one of these unusual brews.

Irish Coffee from EDSA BDG, The Grid Stall 12, R2 Level

 
 
 
 
 
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Whether it’s coffee or cocktails this homegrown Beverage Design Group is all about “helping people drink better.” And what could be better than getting shots of espresso and Irish whiskey topped with sweetened cream?

Espresso Tiramisu from illy Caffe, R2 Level

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Having a drinkable version of this beloved Italian dessert on National Coffee Day is like having cake on your birthday—it just makes sense. It’s made with two shots of espresso, mixed in with a blend of gelato and ladyfingers, topped with a dusting of cocoa powder. 

Raspberry Latte from Paul Boulangerie, R1 Level

 
 
 
 
 
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You get a symphony of bitter and sweet when sipping on Paul’s raspberry latte. If fruity coffee isn’t your jam, their Flavoured Lattes also come in Hazelnut, Vanilla, Salted Caramel, and Speculoos. 

Orange-infused Cappuccino from Refinery, Joya Lofts and Towers

Coffee, on its own, already has a complex flavor profile. Adding orange zest to the milk and a touch of cacao powder to rich coffee makes it even more interesting.

How are you celebrating National Coffee Day?