4-ingredient Homemade Coffee Liqueur [Kahlua]

Homemade Coffee Liqueur [Kahlua] is easy and economical. After you taste how good this homemade Kahlua, you will never go back to the store-bought variety. 

Homemade Coffee Liqueur can be made with your sugar level in mind. Use in place of your usual coffee liqueur and enjoy.

Ingredients for Homemade Coffee Liqueur [Kahlua]

** You can find the full recipe instructions on the printable recipe card below.

  • Ground coffee
  • Grain Alcohol, 190 or 151 proof
  • Pure Vanilla extract [paid link]
  • Sugar substitute or sugar

How to make Homemade Kahlua

** You can find the full recipe instructions on the printable recipe card below.

  • Place the ground coffee and alcohol in a bottle and set them aside in the refrigerator for 12-24 hours.
  • Strain the ground coffee out and add the stevia and vanilla extract [paid link]. Enjoy

How to Use Kahlua

Homemade Coffee Liqueur makes a great holiday or hostess gift. Simply bottle it up in some pretty bottles and add some raffia and you have the perfect gift.

Homemade Kahlua can be used in place of your normal coffee liqueur in this Boozy Frozen Mudslide pie. Adults absolutely love this fun take on an ice cream cake.

As for drinks, my favorite is a White Russian.

Throwing a party this summer? Cool off with this refreshing adult dessert - Frozen Mudslide Pie. Coffee liqueur, vodka, and Irish cream come together to form this amazing cocktail-inspired dessert. Your guests are going to totally love you for this - I promise!
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Homemade Coffee Liqueur can be made with your sugar level in mind. Use in place of your usual coffee liqueur and enjoy.

Homemade Coffee Liqueur

Ronda Eagle | Kitchen Dreaming
Homemade Coffee Liqueur can be made with your sugar level in mind. Use in place of your usual coffee liqueur and enjoy.
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 12 hrs
Total Time 12 hrs
Course alcohol, Beverage, Liquor
Cuisine American
Servings 16 servings
Calories 86 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 2 cups ground coffee
  • 2 cups Grain Alcohol , 190 or 151 proof
  • 2 tablespoons vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup of sugar substitute or sugar

Instructions
 

  • Place the ground coffee and alcohol in a bottle and set aside in the refrigerator for 12-24 hours.
  • Strain the ground coffee out and add the stevia and vanilla extract. Enjoy

Nutrition

Serving: 11/16Calories: 86kcalCarbohydrates: 3gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSodium: 1mgPotassium: 2mgSugar: 3gIron: 1mgZinc: 1mg
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Some popular drinks which use coffee liqueur include:
 

Sombrero2 oz Coffee Liqueur
Milk or cream

Pour the coffee liqueur into an ice-filled glass.
Fill with cream or milk, to taste.  Enjoy

Black Russian

1 3/4 ounces vodka
3/4 ounce coffee liqueur

Add the ingredients in a small glass filled with ice.
Stir well. Enjoy.

White Russian

1 1/2 ounces vodka
3/4 ounce coffee liqueur
3/4 ounce cream or milk

Preparation:

Pour the ingredients into a small glass filled with ice.
Stir well. Enjoy

Irish Whiskey

1 ounce Coffee liqueur
1 ounce Irish Whiskey
Freshly brewed coffee
Whipped cream for garnish

Combine ingredients into a coffee mug or clear Irish coffee mug.
Stir to combine. Top with whipped cream. Enjoy

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