Irish coffee is the caffeinated cocktail of everyone’s dreams and it’s the gift that keeps on giving with each sip you take. It’s a coffee drink that’s overwhelmingly rich, smooth and delicious.
If you’re a fan of Irish coffee and often order it at restaurants, we have a special treat for you. We are going to tell you how to make Irish coffee at home and it’s going to taste absolutely divine. Irish coffee needs only a few ingredients and can be enjoyed hot as well as cold!
Let’s talk about how you can make regular Irish coffee step by step!
These are the Irish coffee ingredients that you’ll need to make a bold and beautiful cup of Irish coffee at home:
Freshly brewed hot coffee (yum!)
Irish whiskey (because that’s what makes it Irish)
Sugar (a little sweetness never hurt anybody)
Heavy cream, which will need to be whipped or frothed (cream is the secret to all things delicious)
Once you’ve got all these Irish coffee ingredients sorted you can start putting them together.
Step 1: Add sugar to the hot coffee and mix it
Step 2: Add the strong Irish whiskey to the coffee and blend it well
Step 3: Top the coffee-whiskey concoction with whipped/frothed cream
Remember to add the cream gently on top.
Step 4: Enjoy the delicious Irish coffee drink that you just made!
Sounds simple, doesn’t it? But why just stop at this recipe? Here’s where Sleepy Owl comes in and completely changes your world and upgrades the way you make Irish coffee at home! As we’ve said many times before, when it comes to making delicious coffee in your kitchen, and especially when it comes to making all kinds of delicious coffee in your kitchen, we have got you covered!
The topic of today’s conversation talks about an easy Irish coffee recipe. So what we’re going to talk about is not just an easy Irish coffee recipe but also the best Irish coffee recipe that you’ll ever try.
Our in-house coffee experimenters have crafted some easy Irish coffee recipes for our fellow coffee lovers and as always, we’re super excited to share them with you. Our Irish coffee recipes are for cold Irish coffee and they will be the best treat for your taste buds. Both of these Irish coffee recipes feature our signature Cold Brew coffees and will surely blow your mind.
Recipe 1: Iced Irish Coffee
Ingredients you’ll need to make this one-of-a-kind Irish coffee drink:
150ml of our signature Cold Brew
30ml Irish Whiskey
20ml Irish cream
How to make this delicious cold Irish coffee:
Step 1: Add water to a brew bag of our Cold Brew coffee and let it brew properly overnight.
Step 2: Put some ice cubes in a glass and pour 30ml of Irish whiskey over them.
Step 3: Add 150ml of the brewed Cold Brew coffee on top of the whiskey.
Step 4: Top this with 20ml of Irish cream.
Step 5: Mix it all together.
Step 6: Whip up some cream and add it as a layer on top of your drink.
Step 7: Sprinkle some coffee powder on top to add an extra touch of deliciousness and of course, presentation matters.
These are your seven steps to heaven! You will not believe what you’re tasting and how easy it is to actually make at home. We truly want to help you be your own barista.
Recipe 2: Irish Cream Cold Brew
Here’s what you need to make this absolutely divine Irish coffee at home:
One pack of our Irish Cream flavoured Cold Brew
How to make this Irish coffee recipe in your kitchen:
Step 1: Take one pack of our Irish Cream Cold Brew and let it brew all night in 500ml of cold water.
Step 2: Make chocolate syrup for the drink. To do this you need to take 100ml of hot water, add one tablespoon of cocoa powder, 2 tablespoons of sugar and whisk it well so it blends together.
Step 3: Next you need to make the vanilla cold foam. To do this take 40ml of cream, 15ml of milk and 1 tablespoon of vanilla syrup. Froth it all together to make a thick vanilla foam.
Step 4: Pour the chocolate syrup in a glass with ice.
Step 5: Add 250ml of the brewed Irish Cream Cold Brew into the glass.
Step 6: Top it up with the rich and creamy vanilla foam.
Step 7: Sprinkle some coffee powder on top for presentation and you’re done.
Another set of seven steps to heaven! Follow these to make a drink so heavenly, it will quickly become your new favourite coffee drink. And this one is especially for those who would want to enjoy Irish coffee, without any alcohol in it. Doesn’t get better than this!
These are our personally tried and tested recipes and we are sure you’ll love trying them at home. They’re creative, easy and the results are totally worth it. We also specially created an Irish Cream coffee flavour so you can enjoy a cold Irish coffee at home without much hassle.
Some facts about our Irish Cream Cold Brew:
- It’s made with 100% arabica coffee beans.
- It has flavour notes of sweet crème, chocolate and vanilla which is a combination so rich that you’ll absolutely love it.
- The aroma of the coffee is as strong as the bold flavour.
- It doesn’t have any preservatives or additives in it. It’s all natural.
- It’s best enjoyed with milk.
Treat yourself to the best Irish Coffee at home!