Easy Irish Coffee

Easy Irish Coffee

It’s fun to prepare this special drink in front of your guests and serve it with a flourish.

    How to make it   5 minutes

  • 1

    Make a pot of strong coffee, and pour it into heatproof stemmed glasses or clear cups, each containing a large measure of Irish whiskey (or bourbon). Sweeten to taste — it’s the sugar that keeps the cream floating on top of the coffee.

  • 2

    Then, over the back of a large spoon, gently pour thick cream so that it forms a luxurious, even coating on the surface of the coffee. Drink through the cream — and enjoy. It should be very hot, and very strong!

Become more interesting every week!

Get our Read Up newsletter

how we use your e-mail

Some people like to travel by train because 
it combines the slowness of a car with the cramped public exposure of 
an airplane.

Dennis Miller

I think my pilot was a little inexperienced. We were sitting on the runway, and he said, “OK, folks, we’re gonna be taking off in a just few—whoa! Here we go.”

Kevin Nealon

“I can’t wait until your vacation is over.” 
—Everyone following you on Instagram


A man knocked on my door and asked for a donation toward the local swimming pool. So I gave him a glass of water.

Comedian Greg Davies

Funny Jokes

Just found the worst page in the entire dictionary. What I saw was disgraceful, disgusting, dishonest, and disingenuous.


Funny Jokes

Client: We need you to log in to the YouTube and make all our company videos viral.

From clientsfromhell.net

Funny Jokes

My cat just walked up to the paper shredder and said, “Teach me 
everything you know.”


Funny Jokes

“Just because you can’t dance doesn’t mean you shouldn’t dance.” 

@yoyoha (Josh Hara)

Funny Jokes

My parents didn’t want to move to Florida, but they turned 60 and that’s the law.

—Jerry Seinfeld

Funny Jokes

Q: What do you call an Amish guy with his hand in a horse’s mouth?

A: A mechanic.