This St. Patrick's Day, trade in the green beer for a more classic Irish cocktail—Irish coffee. This perfect winter cocktail adds traditional Irish whiskey to your favorite cup of coffee, giving you twice the buzz in a single drink.To make the best Irish coffee, splurge on the highest quality coffee and cream you can buy, and pair it with a classic Irish whiskey, like Tullamore DEW, Redbreast, or Jameson. Sláinte!

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hands-on:
10 mins
total:
10 mins
Yield:
1 cup
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Add 2 teaspoons of brown sugar to a heatproof glass.

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  • Pour in 3/4 cup of hot coffee.

  • Add 1 1/2 ounces of whiskey.

  • Spoon in 1 ounce of whipped cream.

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