The Expanse Cocktails Project

Expanse Cocktail #108
Lieutenant Shaffer

Lieutenant Shaffer is one of the UNN officers on the Agatha King who supports Admiral Souther’s investigation of Admiral Nguyen’s plot. Sharp and outspoken, she conspires smoothly with Lt. Mancuso to clear the way for Souther to investigate Cotyar’s claim and charge Nguyen. When the investigation becomes full-fledged mutiny against Nguyen, she fights valiantly to the very end.


  • 1½ ounces poitín
  • ⅝ ounce pisco
  • ½ ounce cold-brew coffee liqueur
  • ⅛ ounce Kahlúa


Pour all ingredients into a rocks glass over one large ice cube and stir briefly to combine and chill them. No garnish.