Spiced After-Dinner Coffee

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

This is a great drink for company.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. heat coffee, sugar, cloves and cinnamon sticks in a deep sauce pan over low heat for 10 minutes. Do Not Boil!
  2. Stir in Amaretto.
  3. Pour into mugs, serve with whipped cream. And decorate with orange rind strips if desired.
Most Helpful

Made for the *Comfort Cafe* event, this is a very nice stand-alone dessert coffee & ideal as the sweet finale of an otherwise heavy dinner that does not require a dessert. Amaretto is a classic w/coffee & I esp favor the use of cloves w/cinnamon in this. It is definitely sweet & those who might favor a less-sweet version can start w/a reduced amt of sugar & adjust to taste pref. I wonder if it can be made quicker-to-the-table by fixing it in a coffeemaker? You could start w/the sugar in the pot, add the spices to the filtered grounds & add the Amaretto after brewing. I think I will try that ~ next time. Thx for sharing this lovely dessert coffee recipe w/us. :-)

twissis January 29, 2009

tagged Comfort Cafe 2008. OH YEA!!! I really enjoyed this one. A bit sweet but as it is an after dinner coffee it took the place of dessert (or could- Ihad both :-) ) LOVE the cinnamon and orange flavor added in and wasn't sure I would. YUMMY!

Chef1MOM-Connie December 30, 2008