Mary Lou Ivy


This is a great recipe for Kahlua! I have been making it for Christmas gifts for years....well received by all. Very hard to tell the difference between this Kahlua and the kind you buy. Give it a try...very yummy over vanilla ice cream...or just to sip!


★★★★★ 1 vote

20 Min
3 Hr
Stove Top


How to Make Kahlua


  1. Simmer water, sugar, and coffe slowly for 3 hrs. Cool completely
  2. Add vanilla,vodka, and brandy.
  3. Pour in bottles or large glass container and seal with cork or lid for 1 or 2 months.

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About Kahlua

Course/Dish: Other Drinks
Main Ingredient: Alcohol
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #kahlua

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