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A hammerhead coffee is unique to the US, and consists of a shot of espresso in a coffee cup that is topped up with drip-filtered coffee. As Kris Rosvold explains ‘in Oregon, the hammerhead is usually known as a red eye and uses 2 shots of espresso topped up in a 16oz travel mug with drip coffee. It’s also sometimes called a “shot in the dark”.