The Mr Black Coffee Cocktail Challenge returns for its third year in 2022 with a brand-new format: the Quick Edit. 

Think what you’ve got to create the next modern-classic coffee cocktail? We’re here for it. Create and share your favourite coffee cocktail straight on socials, and go into the draw to win big and have your cocktail judged by world-class bartenders.

With great prizes to be won – and delicious coffee cocktails to be sampled – get creating and get posting.


Create and Submit Your Cocktail

  1. Create a unique (and delicious) coffee cocktail using Mr Black
  2. Make quick edit video (or a delicious photo) of your cocktail
  3. Post it to Instagram, TikTok or Facebook with the hashtag #coffeecocktailchallenge and tag @mrblackspirits

Entries close midnight 11th October 2022 EDT 


Top 3 Cocktails Selected

17 Oct 2022

The Mr Black judging panel will then select the top 3 entries based on an equally-weighted criteria of (i) creativity, (ii) taste (iii) presentation and (iv) simplicity and ease of making.


18-19 Oct 2022

The top 3 cocktails as voted by our judges will be posted on the @mrblackspirits Instagram page. To vote, simply like the cocktail that you believe best meets the criteria.

Winner Announced

20th October

The cocktail with the highest number of votes will win the Coffee Cocktail Challenge trophy for 2022.

For more information check out our FAQs page
Full T&Cs here


Judging Panel

  • Montana Hein: Mr Black Creative Producer
  • Stephen Kurpinsky: US Brand Ambassador 
  • Jesse Vida: Singapore Brand Ambassador 
  • Martin Hudak: Global Brand Ambassador

Grand Prize

  • Breville Barista Pro Espresso Machine
  • BarGeek Cocktail kit 
  • 4 x Handmade Espresso Martini Glassware Set 
  • 2 x Enamel Mugs
  • Mr Black Espresso Martini Framed Print
  • Spiritual Coffee cocktail book by Martin Hudak
  • Mr Black Merch pack 

For more inspiration head to our Instagram and @sjberto to check out some cocktail inspiration.

For more information check out our FAQs page
Full T&Cs here