Make at Home Kahlua

Make At Home Kahlua Recipe

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Wayne Boggs


Came across this recipe a few years ago, and tweaked it to my taste. My kahlua is always a big hit at parties.


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5 Min
30 Min
Stove Top


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2 c
2 c
3 Tbsp
instant coffee- not freeze dried
2 tsp
2 c
everclear or grain alcohol at least 153 proof

How to Make Make at Home Kahlua


  • 1Mix sugar,water,and coffee together. Bring to a boil, reduce heat to a simmer. Simmer for 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • 2After simmering for 30 minutes, remove from heat and cool to room temperature.
  • 3After cooled to room temp,add vanilla and alcohol.
  • 4Bottle and cap. Makes 1 quart.
  • 5This makes an excellent Black Russian when served plain on the rocks, or White Russian when mixed with Half and Half. This is a very strong liquer, extra alcohol is not needed. Great for a cocktail party. Have the phone number of a good taxi cab service handy LOL!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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About Make at Home Kahlua

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

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