Chocolate-Coffee Liqueur

Chocolate-Coffee Liqueur
This homemade liqueur makes a delightful holiday gift. Tie a pretty bow around the bottle and include a card with the recipe.
Prep 10 m
Stand 7 days total



  1. 1 of 3 Combine brown sugar, granulated sugar and cocoa powder in small saucepan. Stir in coffee. Bring to boiling; remove from heat. Transfer to heatproof jar with tight-fitting lid. Let stand 3 days, shaking 2 or 3 times each day.
  2. 2 of 3 Line sieve or colander with wet paper toweling; place over medium-size bowl. Shake coffee-cocoa mixture; slowly pour into lined colander. Let drip 24 hours or until liquid has run through (you should have about 1-1/4 cups of liquid).
  3. 3 of 3 Add vodka and brandy to filtered coffee mixture; pour into pretty liqueur bottle. Add espresso beans and vanilla bean to bottle. Cover tightly; let stand at least 3 days before serving. Serve in small cordial glasses.
Nutrition Information for Chocolate-Coffee Liqueur
Servings Per Recipe:
Per Serving: 0 g fiber, 0 g sat. fat, 6 g carb., 41 kcal cal., 2 mg sodium, 0 mg chol., 0 g Fat, total, 0 g pro.