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Irish Coffee Recipe

Classic Irish Coffee is not as simple as adding a shot of whiskey to a cup of coffee. A great Irish Coffee is a well-planned and carefully constructed coffee drink for chilly evenings or hot company.
This classic Irish Coffee will be one of the best coffee drinks you will taste.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Drinks
Keyword: Irish Coffee
Servings: 1 serving
Calories: 230kcal

Ingredients

  • 4 ounces strong rich hot coffee
  • 1 1/2 ounce ​Irish whiskey
  • 2 tsp ​sugar
  • 1 ounce ​heavy cream lightly whipped

Instructions

  • Poot the sugar into a warm Irish coffee glass, mug, or other heat-proof glass.
  • Add the strong rich hot coffee and stir until dissolved.
  • Add the Irish whiskey and stir again.
  • Float the cream on top by pouring it over the back of a spoon.
  • Do not stir again. Drink the coffee through the cream.