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The Famous
Buena Vista Irish Coffee
Makes 1 Serving
*null Freshly-brewed hot coffee
*null 3 cocktail sugar cubes
*1 full jigger of Irish Whiskey
*Lightly whipped whipping cream
1Fill a 6-ounce serving glass with very hot water to pre-heat; then empty.
2Pour hot coffee into hot glass until it is about three-quarters full. Drop in three cocktail sugar cubes. Stir until the sugar is thoroughly dissolved.
3Add full jigger of Irish Whiskey for proper taste and body.
4Top with a collar of lightly whipped whipping cream by pouring gently over a spoon.
5Enjoy while piping hot.
Makes A Great Gift:
 Arrange a package of good-quality coffee along with cocktail sugar cubes and a bottle of Irish Whiskey in a gift box or basket. Add 2 Irish Coffee mugs along with the recipe for a winter warm-up surprise.
Paul Nolan, Bartender, The Buena Vista Cafe, San Francisco, California