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Cafe Royál

If you’re partying hard for Mardi Gras, this coffee cocktail will keep you energized

Mardi Gras may have Tuesday in its name (it means “fat Tuesday” in French), but in New Orleans, it’s a weeklong party. If you find you’re running out of steam, this caffeine-packed cocktail will fuel your spirit.

This recipe is courtesy of Crown Royal. It was created by Ricky Gomez.



This drink can be served hot or cold.


  • 1 1/4 Ounce Crown Royal Vanilla
  • 1/4 Ounce Grand Marnier or orange liqueur
  • 4 Ounces cold brew coffee or hot coffee
  • Cinnamon stick, for garnish
  • Whipped cream


If served with cold brew: pour all ingredients over ice and stir.

If served hot: pour all ingredients in pre-heated coffee mug and stir.

Garnish with a cinnamon stick and whipped cream.