Irish Coffee

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Renée G.

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@ReneeCooks

Pouring nearly 2,000 Irish Coffees each day, The Buena Vista Cafe in Los Angeles, reigns supreme as master of the cream-capped glass. Each element of this time-honored recipe has been tested to achieve the perfect balance of fresh-brewed coffee, Irish whiskey and whipped and lightly sweetened cream. If you think you hate coffee, you’ve clearly never had one of these.

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Serves:
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Ingredients

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1 oz. irish whiskey
1/2 oz. bailey's irish cream
hot coffee
whipped cream
green creme de menthe

How to Make Irish Coffee

Step-by-Step

  • 1Build this in an Irish coffee mug by pouring in the first two ingredients to measure.
  • 2Pour the coffee into the mug, leaving about a half inch on top. Top off with whipped cream.
  • 3Lightly pour green creme de menthe on top of the whipped cream.

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About Irish Coffee

Course/Dish: Cocktails
Main Ingredient: Alcohol
Regional Style: Irish




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