Original Irish Coffee

This is a traditional Irish coffee recipe. A little sweet (but not too much) and served with just a dollop of fresh whipped cream.
Make an original Irish coffee at home!
Photo by Sandi B.
Adapted from kitchme.com
Make an original Irish coffee at home!
Make an original Irish coffee at home!

PREP TIME

10

minutes

TOTAL TIME

15

minutes

SERVINGS

1

serving

PREP TIME

10

minutes

TOTAL TIME

15

minutes

SERVINGS

1

servings

Adapted from kitchme.com

Ingredients

  • 1

    cup hot coffee, freshly brewed

  • 1

    tablespoon brown sugar

  • 1

    jigger (1 1/2 ounce or 3 tablespoons) irish whiskey

  • 1

    heavy cream, slightly whipped just until it begins to thicken

Directions

Fill a footed mug with hot water to preheat it, then empty. Pour piping hot coffee into the warmed glass until it is about 3/4 full. Add brown sugar and stir until completely dissolved. Mix in irish whiskey. Top with a collar of slightly whipped heavy cream by pouring it gently over the back of spoon. Serve hot.

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