Saturday, October 31, 2009

Hot Coffee with allot of kick... a Winter Assortment

Pictured is Chocolate Obesession below  and The Godmother to the above center.























Time to break out my Alcohol and Coffee drinks, Winter is drawing near and these will heat you up, I promise. I have tried them all and my personal favorite is the Godmother which is also on this site, but there is something for everyone on this list I'm sure. Hope you find your favorite. These coffees are great for company or a party. Feel free to tell me about some of your tried and trues that were missed.

Irish Coffee: add 1-1/2 ounces of Irish whiskey to a cup of hot coffee and add a dollop of whipped cream .

The Godmother: (pictured)  .5 oz  Amaretto 0.5 oz Frangelico 4.0 oz Hot Coffee 2.0 oz Cream or half and half, add 1 ounce of Amaretto to a cup of hot coffee and add a dollop of whipped cream
toasted almonds on top.

Cafe Amaretto Delight: 1 oz of Amaretto to hot coffee add a dollop of whipped cream and toasted almonds.

Night in FloridaThis is a popular tropical party drink.

3/4 cup coffee 1 1/2 tsp Kahlua 1 1/2 tsp Frangelico 1 1/2 tsp Grand Marnier 1 1/2 tsp Bailey's Irish Cream.. top with whipped cream and grated orange peel.

Cajun Coffee : 3 cups hot coffee 6 tbs molasses 6 tbs dark rum Whipped cream

Cafe Nero: Galliano Sugar Lime juice Hot coffee.. Rim a glass with sugar, then coat the inside of the glass with sugar and lime juice. Fill the glass halfway with Galliano and light it. Twirl the glass slowly to melt and caramelize the sugar. Fill the rest of the glass with hot coffee.

Chocolate Obsession: 10 oz brewed coffee, hot, 1 oz chocolate liqueur 1 oz hazelnut liqueur. In a warm 12-oz wine glass, mix coffee and liqueurs. Top with whipped cream, a swirl of hot fudge syrup, a sprinkling of cocoa powder and chocolate curls.

Colonial Coffee :6 cups hot coffee 3/4 cup Kahlua 1/2 cup brandy Whipped cream Cinnamon, ground. Blend the coffee and liqueurs together and pour into 8 mugs. Top with whipped cream and a sprinkle of cinnamon.

New Orleans Coffee: 1 cup coffee 1 orange 5 tbs cognac 5 tbs benedictine 1 tsp brown sugar
3 cloves, whole.Strip off a large piece of orange zest, and poke the cloves into it. Place in the bottom of a mug, with the brown sugar. In a saucepan, mix the cognac and benedictine and heat through. Light the alcohol and pour (flaming) into the mug. Fill mug with coffee and serve.

Spanish Coffee: 1/2 oz Tia Maria 1/2 oz rum 1 cup hot coffee Mix and serve with whipped cream.

Vermont Coffee: 1 oz light cream 1 oz maple syrup 2 oz dark rum 6 oz hot coffee combine in a mug and enjoy!

Keoki Coffee: 1 cup hot coffee 1 oz Kahlua 1/2 oz brandy Whipped cream

Belgian Coffee: 1 ounce Triple Sec 1 ounce Irish Cream 3 ounces Coffee

Mexican Coffee: 1 ounce Coffee Liqueur 1/2 ounce Tequila 5 ounces Coffee

Black Gold Jackpot: In a heated cup place 4 ounces hot coffee, 1/4 ounce each of triple sec, Amaretto, Irish Cream liqueur, hazelnut liqueur, and a splash of cinnamon schnapps. Top with whipped cream sprinkled with ground cinnamon and chocolate shavings. You can add a cinnamon stick or sprinkle of cinnamon.

Caribbean Coffee: add 1 ounce Creme de Cacao (brown) and 1 ounce dark rum to hot coffee and sprinkle with cinnamon place in a hot cup that has had its rim dipped in fresh squeezed lime juice and then in sugar.

Irish Creme: Just add an ounce of any brand Irish Cream Liqueur to hot coffee (one of my favorite drinks) again some whipped cream, and a little caramel swirl over the top and crushed toffee bars.

Doublemint: 1 ounce spearmint schnapps, ½ ounce Creme de Menthe (green) in a cup of hot coffee, finish with a dollop of whipped creme and chocolate mint shavings. wonderful at Christmas time.

24 comments:

alison said...

here is a cold morning...a simple black coffee,please!wonderful post!

MaryMoh said...

Oh dear, I haven't got over my dizziness over your post about apples & now another one....with coffee....LOL. But I love coffee....makes my world go round. Ooooh....I love the top one. I wish I can grab and run away and sit in a quiet corner to enjoy away!!

AppleC said...

I love that coffee collection. With the weather getting colder and football on Sundays...can't think of anything better than a snuggle down with one of those coffees with a kick.

Cookin' Canuck said...

Now those are some serious coffee drinks! Perfect for the cold weather and the holidays.

Brie: Le Grand Fromage said...

i didn't realize there were so many coffee drinks either! thanks again!

Lauren said...

Me and the other half are huge coffee drinkers, but have never gone for the alcoholic variations, but these sound so wonderful I am going to have to give them a shot!

lasvegasfoodadventures said...

delicious reasons to make me bounce off the wall with a smile on my face! ymmm!

pegasuslegend said...

@alison thank you
@MaryMoh lol thxs
@AppleC thank you :)
@ CookinCanuck thanks!
@Brie yourwelcome
@LasVegasfoodadventures a woman after my own heart
@Lauren the chocolate one is very good, but the Godmother will whack you! Very strong...so start out with a weaker one :)

Miranda said...

Great post!! I absolutely love coffee!!!!

By the way, I love your new profile pic. Very lovely.

Laura said...

great coffee drinks! Especially for the holidays.

Mother Rimmy said...

Great blog post for the coming holiday season! I'll have to try some of these on my company. I'm sure they'll love it!

pegasuslegend said...

@Miranda thanks for the compliment
@Laura thanks Laura
@MotherRimmy glad you liked this post :)

Stacy said...

Oh goodness! One of each please :) Sounds so perfect right now!

Tania said...

Wow, wonderful post! I love coffee, I want to try them.

My Little Space said...

Sounds delicious! Hmm..mm... I'm really addicted to coffee lol! Can't live without it. hehe...

Tiffany said...

I don't know which one I want most!

Lizzy said...

I'm not a coffee drinker anymore, but I wouldn't refuse a single one of these hot toddies!!!!

hmariek said...

I need to save this page for future reference! I want to try them all!

Kate @ Diethood.com said...

Oh my goodness, the coffee Gods are smiling upon us! YUMMMMY!

Crunchy Creamy Sweet said...

I love this collection! The Chocolate Obsession is on my list now :)

Christine's Pantry said...

I love this coffee collection.

Tina said...

All of these have given me the idea of a coffee party-heck we all know about tea parties, so why not!
I am not keen on pure black coffee, so adding more flavor and kick surely does get my vote. Thanks for the inspiration and cheers!

Kiri W. said...

What a great roundup! I am tempted by the Godmother!

Cucina49 said...

Wow--each of those coffees is a fabulous dessert in itself!