Espresso cups come in many styles and one of the most popular is the espresso shot glass and not because it is just used for espresso the espresso shot glass is commonly used for drinks of a more adult nature.
As a way of showing off the espresso contained within the espresso shot glass has been designed. And the espresso shot glass has been given a kick with some very distinctive designs that have been created to make your espresso time even more interesting.
One of the most impressive makers of quality espresso shot glasses is the Bodum company. In all cases the glasses that are available look unique and provide an attractive looking glass with a clear view into your espresso. The glasses are insulated so that you don't burn your fingers when trying to drink your coffee and they coffee will remain hot for longer. Not only that the glass is incredibly strong, as it has to be to withstand the heat, even though the glasses themselves feel light in your hands.
Check out this nasty looking drink in a pair of espresso shot glasses. I am not exactly sure what the drink is called but it look close to a brain hemorrhage. I had one of those on my 21st birthday at the point where I lost my self defense mechanisms.
Espresso shot glasses are also a popular collector's item. When the shot glasses are presented in a shadow box display case they actually look quite impressive. Many fine establishments have custom logos applied to a common shot glass just to provide you with another option to add to your collection.