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(1 rating)
Recipe by
Mary Lou Ivy
Dallas, TX

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 rating)
yield serving(s)
prep time 20 Min
cook time 3 Hr
method Stove Top

Ingredients For kahlua

  • 1 gal
    distilled water
  • 10 c
    white sugar
  • 2/3 c
    instant folgers coffee
  • 12 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 2 c
  • 8 c

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.