Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

This came from I have not tried yet--did not want to lose recipe, so I thought I would post it. Times and servings are approximate.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine sugar, coffee, vanilla, and water. Stir until sugar is dissolved completely. Set aside to cool. Allow this to cool, otherwise you will evaporate the alcohol.
  2. Add vodka, stir until well mixed. Pour over ice,
  3. Add your favorite ingredients, sit back, relax, and enjoy.
  4. Life is good and so is this Kahlua. This keeps well, and gets better with age.
Most Helpful

Good substitute, but I would suggest to increase the coffee to 3 tbs.

rosslare November 21, 2008

This is an awesome drink. I will be keeping this recipe. With the cost of Kahlua in my area, this is a much cheaper alternative. Made for Spring PAC 2011. Thanks for a fabulous recipe.

KimmieCat1 March 21, 2011