Recipe courtesy of Bongo Java

Cherry Buster

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 10 min
  • Prep: 10 min
  • Yield: 2 drinks
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Bongo Java mocha syrup:

3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder

3 tablespoons sugar

1 tablespoons white corn syrup

1 tablespoon boiling hot water

1 shot espresso, to taste

Cherry Buster:

1 tablespoon cherry syrup

1 tablespoon Bongo Java mocha syrup

2 shots espresso, hot

12 ounces steamed milk

Whipped cream (optional)


  1. To make mocha syrup, mix all ingredients except espresso. Add espresso to desired strength.
  2. For the cherry buster drink, pour the cherry and mocha syrups in the bottom of a mug. Add the hot shots of espresso and swirl the chocolate and syrup together. Pour in steamed milk. Add whipped cream if desired.

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