Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Happy Valentine's Day!

Happy Valentine's Day 

Here are two sweet drink recipes to celebrate!
Baileys & Kahlúa Iced Coffee and Iced Mocha!

Baileys & Kahlúa Iced Coffee 

  • 1 oz Baileys Irish Creme
  • 1 oz Kahlua  
  • 4 to 5 oz strong coffee (you can use flavored coffee, vanilla, hazelnut)
Fill glass with *ice.  Fill 3/4 of the glass with coffee.  Next, add Baileys and Kahlua, stir - top with whipped cream and sprinkle with cocoa powder.  Mmmm, mmmm, good!

*Tip - Freeze leftover coffee in ice cube trays for iced coffees!

Next recipe, alcohol-free Iced Mocha...

Iced Mocha

  • 4 to 5 oz of strong coffee (flavored like vanilla is great)
  • splash of vanilla creamer (fat free, sugar free or reg)
  • 1 oz milk (skim, 2% or whole)
  • little squeeze of chocolate syrup (Hershey's)
  • whipped cream
  • cocoa powder
Fill glass with ice, pour 3/4 of glass with coffee.  Add vanilla creamer, chocolate syrup and milk, stir, top with whipped cream and cocoa powder.  

*Tip - Freeze leftover coffee in ice cube trays for iced coffees!

Thanks for stopping by!


Lisa ~ The SweetTalk Shop said...

OH My word, I know you are my bestest friend now!!! Those are my very favorite beverages!!! I can taste that drink just looking at it!!!

Mary ~ said...

Too funny! They are so so good. :O) I love Irish Coffee too!

Blissful Blooms said...

YUM!! I will have to try these! They look deeeelicious! Stopping by from Lisa's recommendation!

Ashley said...

This looks yummy, I love homemade iced coffee!! Thanks for the recipe! =)

Lisa @ Stop and Smell the Chocolates said...

Nice!! I'll take the first one please - LOL! Sounds so yummy. Now I'll have another recipe to use next time I make homemade Irish Creme. :)

Pati @ A Crafty Escape said...

Oh yum! Can't wait to make one!

Kim @ colorsmixedtogether.blogspot.com said...

Yum yum! I like the first version best but I guess not so great in the morning. : )

Gumdrop Pass said...

Yum -- the mocha looks SO good. I featured it at my Favorite Finds Friday :)

Anonymous said...

freeze coffee in ice trays to add to this drink so the ice doesn't dilute the deliciousness!