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Total Time
2hrs 35mins
Prep 35 mins
Cook 2 hrs

Homemade Kahlua

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Mix sugar, water, instant coffee and fresh coffee together in a saucepan.
  2. Simmer for 1-1/2 to 2 hours with occasional stirring.
  3. Cool.
  4. Add the vodka, brandy, and vanilla extract.
  5. Filter and pour into dark bottles.
  6. I use a metal mesh to filter out the coffee grounds.
  7. Keep the bottles in a cool, dark place for 3 months. (YOU HEARD IT RIGHT!).
  8. Shake every day. (The bottles, I mean).
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Easy and awesome!! I made it exactly as above - for Xmas gifts. I was very happy with the results! I tried some right away YUMMM but am also waiting on some for the 3 months. I used the mesh coffee filter that came with my coffee pot to catch the coffee grounds. I ladeled the kahlua from the cooking pot to the coffee filter which I held over a large measuring cup. Then I poured from the measuring cup into a funnel in my special bottles. Thanks for sharing your recipe - it is VERY GOOD and will be an annual gift now! It was so EASY!