Tia Maria is shaking things up at Moonlight Cinema

Tia Maria

Tia Maria will be hosting pop-up espresso martini bars at Moonlight Cinema across Australia. Shaking up Australia’s unofficial national cocktail for movie buffs from through to March 2020.

The exclusive Tia Maria bar is dedicated to all things coffee cocktails, serving up delectable mixology including the crowd favourite Tia Espresso Martini of course. Tia Popcorn Frappe is also on the menu, which is practically dessert and popcorn in one drink – hitting your sweet and salty cravings in one! Finally the refreshing Tia and Tonic is perfect for those hot summer nights. Taking cinema beverages to a whole new level, these cocktails are available all season. Those living large and sitting in ‘Gold Grass’ can even order their coffee cocktails to be delivered directly to their comfy bean beds!

With a star-studded program featuring blockbuster films throughout from November to March. Kicking off with new releases such as The Joker, Ford v Ferrari, and the new J.Lo comedy Hustlers. Film fans can get in the Christmas spirit with December screenings including Love Actually, Home Alone, Elf and Die Hard, as well as brand new release Last Christmas. The full program can be viewed on the Moonlight Cinema website.

Tia Maria will be serving up their signature cocktails at the Moonlight Cinema in Sydney (Centennial Parklands), Brisbane (Roma Street Parkland), Melbourne (Royal Botanic Gardens), Adelaide (Royal Botanic Gardens) and Perth (Kings Park) over the next few months.

If you are every feeling adventurous at home. Pick up a few ingredients at your local and create one of the signature cocktails.

Tia Popcorn Frappe

50ml Tia Maria coffee liqueur Double Shot Espresso
50ml Milk
20ml Popcorn Syrup
Fresh popcorn

Pour the Tia Maria, espresso, milk and popcorn syrup into a shaker. Add ice and shake the ingredients together. Using a strainer, pour contents into a latté glass full of ice. Top with the fresh popcorn and add a straw to serve.


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