Irish Coffee Recipes


How to Make Irish Cream Coffee Cocktails


Have you ever tried the delicious creamy Irish coffee recipes? If not, then give it a shot.

Making an Irish cream coffee is an excellent way to chill out in the evening, after your long working day.

It can also be a great treat for big cocktail parties, personal celebration, such as birthday, or social gatherings with your friends, coworkers and family members.

A recipe for Irish coffee uses richly flavored creams and alcoholic drinks, so it’ll be most suitable to serve as a hot beverage drink during cold winter days. In fact, many hotels and restaurants do serve their customers Irish coffee as an after-dinner dessert.

Here are some of the favorite blends of Irish cocktails:

1. Classic Irish Coffee Recipe

History and preparation of the classic Irish cocktail

If you want to take a break from your usual flavor of coffee, then the classic Irish recipe would be a perfect choice for you. Essential ingredients for this mixture include:

  • Six ounces of hot and fresh brewed coffee
  • One and a half ounces of the top-notch Irish whiskey
  • One teaspoon of brown sugar
  • Heavy cream

How to Make Irish Coffee in Classsical Style?

First of all, you have to use the heavy cream and whip it until it transforms into a whipped cream. After that you can add sugar on it and can place into the refrigerator. Now, once your fresh coffee gets brewed, you can mix it with both sugar and whiskey. Mix it properly until the sugar dissolves and then take the whipped cream out and place it on top of the Irish coffee mixture. Complete these steps efficiently and you will get the perfect classic Irish coffee.

2. Recipe for Irish Coffee Buena Vista:

Watch how Buena Vista cafe makes super-fast Irish drinks

While discussing about the various Irish coffee drinks, the name of the Buena Vista always comes in our mind. It is undoubtedly one of the best Irish coffee recipes. Hence, if you want to treat your guests with utmost sophistication, creating this yummy coffee recipe is something you should try.

Key Elements:

  • Six ounces of hot and fresh brewed coffee
  • A jigger of your favorite Irish coffee
  • Two cocktail sugar cubes along with fresh whipped cream


Firstly, fill in the empty glass with hot water and allow preheating of the glass for a few seconds. After that, you pour the freshly brewed coffee into the glass and then place the two cocktail sugar cubes into the mixture. Now, add the jigger of an Irish whiskey in both the coffee and sugar mix. Lastly, by using a warm spoon you have to stir the mixture and then flip it over and let the whipped cream glide over the spoon’s back and coffee mixture. However, always ensure that the whipped cream does not break into the mere surface of the coffee.

3. Irish Cream Coffee Recipe

Original Bailey’s Irish Cream

An Irish cream flavored coffee is served as a dessert in many places. This recipe is quite similar to that of the basic Irish coffee that provides a perfect blend of taste and flavor.

Basic Irish creme coffee ingredients:

  • Hot water along with glass
  • Four ounces of freshly brewed coffee
  • A warm spoon with a stirrer
  • ¾ ounce of Irish whiskey accompanied with two cocktail sugar cubes
  • Whipped Bailey’s cream and one maraschino cherry.
4. Bailey’s Irish Coffee Drink

Home Made Bailey’s Irish Cream Video Instruction

The Irish coffee recipes of Bailey are available in different parts of the world. Similar to the above mentioned recipes, it is also appropriate while attending your guests or you can have it in your dessert menu as well. In addition, due to its mild stimulating effect, it is definitely an ideal choice during the chilly winter evenings.

Ingredients you need:

  • A glass and sugar
  • Freshly brewed coffee along with the homemade whipped cream
  • ¾ ounce of Bailey’s
  • A warm spoon and a stirrer

How to Make:

First of all, you are supposed to pour in the Bailey’s in a pre heated glass and can also add sugar to make it taste sweet. After that, you can slowly add the brewed coffee along with the constant mixture of the liquid. Now, with the help of a warm spoon, you can effectively put in the whip cream in the mixture. Learning to perfect the art of making these Irish coffee recipes will take some time, so be patient.

5. Godiva Irish Coffee Recipe

Godiva Liqueur

It is another renowned Irish coffee drink, which include all the components of a conventional Irish coffee accompanied with the addictive flavor of Godiva liquor.

Key Ingredients:

  • Six ounces of freshly brewed black coffee
  • 1½ of Godiva liquor
  • ¾ of Bailey’s
  • Whipped cream

Mixing Instructions:

First of all, take a coffee mug and pour the Bailey’s and Godiva into it. After that, add the fresh coffee along with an appropriate amount of whipped cream into the mixture. It is quite easy to prepare.

6. Cocktail Irish Coffee Recipes

Irish Coffee Cocktail Drink Recipe Demo

The essential ingredients, which are required to make a delicious after dinner cocktail Irish drink are as follows:

  • Coffee with double cream
  • Icing sugar
  • Two shots Irish whiskey


Pour hot water into a glass and then add whiskey into it. When the glass is dried, take 1 teaspoon of sugar and add into it. Now you have to heat the coffee and pour it into the glass up to half inch or 1 cm. On top of that, add the whipped cream and you have the creamy Cocktail Irish coffee ready to be served.

Final Thoughts

Are you all set to taste the diversified flavors of the Irish coffee recipes? If yes, then rush in to your nearby store and purchase the ingredients.

It is advisable that you choose the products of reputed brands to enjoy the perfect blend and taste of Irish coffees. It’s simple to make, but hard to master.

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