Coffee Cocktail Recipe

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Coffee Cocktail Recipe

A type of liqueur known as coffee liqueur was first produced in the 16th century. A variety of additives and alcohol types have been used to make coffee liqueurs throughout the years, although rum is the most common base with the presence of coffee and vanilla flavors. In addition to coffee beans and their powder, sugar (white or brown), vanilla syrup, espresso, and alcohol are some of its ingredients. Afterward, the sugar and other ingredients are steeped in alcohol with the roasted coffee to create the coffee liqueur. It was first manufactured in Mexico in 1936, but has since become one of the most popular coffee liqueurs. As well as liqueurs, many other types of alcoholic beverages are frequently mixed with other ingredients in order to make liqueur coffee. Some of the most popular types include vodka, rum, bourbon, brandy and whiskey. If it’s a coffee-flavored liqueur like Kahlua or an espresso-flavored vodka, distilled spirits that have coffee flavors will remain favorites in bars for a very long time. Coffee-flavored mixers are very handy and make it easy for anyone to add the rich, dark flavor of coffee to several types of cocktails. Cocktails such as white Russians and espresso martinis are popular versions of this cocktail recipe, which can satisfy the desire for both alcohol and coffee in a single drink.


  • The Firelit coffee package, St. George Spirits flavored coffee, Leopold Bros., and New Deal options are among the alternatives you might like to try.
  • If you’re in the mood to experiment, this recipe is a great way to make your own coffee liqueur. Despite the fact that you can adjust the ingredients to your liking, keeping your own recipe is usually the best decision.

Cocktail strength (from 1 to 10 scale)

The strength of Coffee Cocktail Recipe is 2 out of 10.



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Nutrition (calories per serving)

The estimated calories of Coffee Cocktail Recipe is 255 calories per serving.

Preparation time (minutes)

The time it takes to create Coffee Cocktail Recipe is 3 minutes.

Tools needed

  • cocktail shaker


  • cocktail glass

Ingredients (ML/OZ)

  • 2 drops grenadine
  • 1 oz cognac/brandy
  • 1 oz coffee liqeuer
  • 1 tbsp double cream

Steps to Make It

  • In a cocktail shaker, Pour the brandy, coffee liqueur, and grenadine. Fill with ice.
  • Shake it well.
  • Strain the mixture into a cocktail glass.
  • Slowly pour the double cream in over the back of a dessertspoon. Do not stir.
  • Serve and enjoy.

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