Classic Irish Coffee Recipe

Staff Writer
Classic Irish Coffee Recipe

This traditional hot drink is the best antidote to being so overwhelmed by the cold you don't even feel like going out. It will undoubtedly kick off your evening right.

Deliver Ingredients


  • 5 Ounces fresh, hot coffee
  • 1.5 Ounces Irish whiskey
  • 1/2 Teaspoon brown sugar
  • Whipped cream


Pour coffee into a hot drinks glass, then stir in sugar until dissolved. Add whiskey and top with whipped cream.

Irish Shopping Tip

Look to specialty stores or the ethnic aisle of your supermarket to find exotic ingredients.

Irish Cooking Tip

Try to avoid repetition of similar foods and flavors - aim for variety in textures, colors, and cooking methods.