The Irish coffee is perhaps everything you would expect when you hear its name; a Whiskey cocktail that is as Irish as can be. A simple, yet delicious preparation, an Irish Coffee Flip is prepared with an espresso shot, Irish Whiskey and fresh whipped cream.
With regards to who invented the Irish coffee, there are many claims like the one from Joe Sheridan. He invented the Irish Coffee when he was head chef at a restaurant and coffee shop at the Foynes Airbase, County Limerick, Ireland in the early 1940s.
While Stanton Delaplane, a travel writer for San Francisco is credited for making it world famous.
Nevertheless, the tantalizing taste of the Irish Coffee flip on a cold winter morning is just the thing to spice things up just a little bit. It is one of the few whiskey cocktails that are compatible with ingredients such as coffee and whipped cream.
First, place the cocktail glass in the freezer to chill. Then add the ingredients into a cocktail shaker i.e. coffee liqueur and cream in a cocktail shaker till the mixture becomes frothy, which might take at least 30 seconds. Then just strain it into the chilled glass. Add a dollop of fresh whipped cream on top for garnish. Enjoy
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The cocktail called “Hot Blooded” gets its name from the ingredients it is made from. A bright, fiery crimson, this concoction mainly comprises of hot peppers and blood oranges (and whisky of course), making it a drink with a refreshing bite. The state you are left in after finishing one such drink may also have something to do with its name!