Irish Coffee

a.k.a. "Kentucky Coffee"

 

Irish coffee is a cocktail consisting of hot coffee, Irish whiskey, and sugar, stirred, and topped with cream. The coffee is drunk through the cream.

 

2 parts Left Bank bourbon

1½ parts fresh heavy cream

1 tablespoon brown sugar

4 parts hot coffee

whipped cream

 

PREPARATION
Heat the coffee, whiskey and sugar; do not boil. Pour into glass and top with cream; serve hot.
Served: Hot
Drinkware: Irish coffee mug