Irish Coffee

Irish Coffee Cocktail

Base Spirit: Irish Whiskey

Type: Classics, Hot

Served: Hot/Warm

Strength: Medium

Difficulty: Simple

Flavor Profile: Bitter, Creamy, Sweet

About the Irish Coffee Cocktail

The secrets to making a great Irish Coffee are really so simple that they are often overlooked. This hot, creamy, classic Irish Coffee recipe from legendary bartender Dale DeGroff has all the right ingredients and will warm you to the bone.

Ingredients in the Irish Coffee Cocktail

  • 1.5 oz Jameson Irish Whiskey
  • 1 oz Brown sugar syrup (one part brown sugar, one part water)
  • Hot brewed coffee
  • Unsweetened cream, lightly whipped

Glass: Irish Coffee

How to make the Irish Coffee Cocktail

Add the whiskey and syrup to an Irish Coffee glass and fill two-thirds of the way with coffee. Top with one inch of whipped cream.

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