Luxardo, an Italian artisanal liqueur producer known for creating essential ingredients for modern and classic cocktails, introduced: Luxardo Espresso Liqueur, a traditional Italian liqueur obtained from a selected variety of fine coffee sourced from around the world, it says.

"Much like the heritage of the espresso in Italian culture, Luxardo holds a legacy in Italian artisanal spirits that spans more than 200 years," said Matteo Luxardo, export director for Luxardo, in a statement. “At Luxardo, we are excited to launch Luxardo Espresso Liqueur with deep Italian roots that are essential for crafting cocktails that are highly celebrated in American culture."

Imported by Hotaling & Co.,Luxardo Espresso Liqueur contains 137 mg of caffeine in each ounce of liqueur and has a unique deep rich brown hue complimented by the taste of dark chocolate and bold espresso notes, the company says. It is an all-natural product with no added coloring agents and is the latest innovation in Luxardo's growing portfolio, it adds.

Packaged in 750-ml bottles, Luxardo Espresso Liqueur is available to purchase at select retailers nationwide for a suggested retail price of $24.99, and online at the company’s website.