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Coffee Flavored Liqueur III

Rated as 4.48 out of 5 Stars

"This homemade liqueur is great sipped by itself, or used as a mixer in other drinks. It makes a great gift that is always well-received!"
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1 h 15 m servings
Original recipe yields 20 servings (1 (750 milliliter) bottle)


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  1. In a saucepan over medium heat, combine water, sugar, vanilla and ground coffee. Bring to a boil, reduce heat to low, and simmer for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Allow to cool, then remove grounds through a strainer.
  2. When cool, stir in vodka. Pour into a liquor bottle, and keep in a cool place.

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Most helpful positive review

I am a bartender of 30 some years and this was great. It was also the easiest of any I have ever tried.

Most helpful critical review

Not as good as the known brand. I halved the recipe for the first time around. Since the recipe did not half easily, I followed another reviewers advice and used 1/2 cup white sugar, 2 tbsp brow...

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I am a bartender of 30 some years and this was great. It was also the easiest of any I have ever tried.

I combined this recipe with on eo fthe other coffee liqueur recipes on this site to make it a bit easier. I used instant espresso rather than ground coffee beans to eliminate the straining. Th...

Yummy, yummy! One alteration - I only had 1 1/2 cups of vodka, but I put the whole amount of coffe mixture in. Seems to give it a more concentrated coffee taste. Yum Yum!

This is a good recipe. I personally brew the coffee first before adding the sugars, etc. It makes for less mess later on. I also use flavored coffees a lot such as chocolate flavored or whatev...

This is a beautiful (and cheap!) thing. I only made a half-batch to test the recipe. I bought the cheapest vodka I could get, and it worked perfectly. Since it was a half-batch, I used 1/2 cup w...

This is the easiest liquier receip I have ever found, and it tastes great too!

This really packs a punch with both flavour and alcohol content. I made this for christmas presents and it went down very well. While I wouldn't change a thing I do think that if you use a che...

I did change this up a bit but used the basic recipe and it is DELICIOUS stuff! My daughter declared it better than the "real" stuff. I tried it with the coffee grinds in the water but after spe...

Easy and good! Better than store bought. Made one with cheap Vodka and one with a little better (Gordon's). Use the better Vodka makes a big difference.