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Kentucky Coffee

Jump start your day with this twist on a cup of coffee — we won’t tell

There’s nothing wrong with doctoring up your coffee. Whether you’re looking to warm up this winter, cap off the night with something cozy and comforting, or just want to add a kick to your morning routine (we won’t tell!), there’s no going wrong with this easy-to-make cocktail.

This recipe is courtesy of Jim Beam Black.


  • Hot coffee
  • 1 Ounce extra-aged bourbon, preferably Jim Beam Black
  • 1 Dash of hazelnut schnapps liqueur
  • 1 Ounce Irish cream
  • Whipped cream, for garnish


Fill a mug half way with hot coffee and pour in bourbon and hazelnut liqueur.

Add cream liqueur.

Top with whipped cream.