Irish coffee


noun

a mixture of hot coffee and Irish whiskey, sweetened and topped with whipped cream.

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Origin of Irish coffee

First recorded in 1945–50
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British Dictionary definitions for Irish coffee

Irish coffee

noun

hot coffee mixed with Irish whiskey and topped with double cream
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