Spanish Coffee

Spanish Coffee_CREDIT Stu (1)If you live in Portland, Oregon, you have access to one of the best versions of Spanish Coffee around. Huber’s Café has become famous for their Spanish Coffee prepared perfectly every time with all of the fire-filled theatrics you’d ever want.

3/4 oz. 151-proof rum
1/2 oz. triple sec (Huber’s uses Bols)
2 oz. Kahlúa
3 oz. fresh-brewed coffee
Tools: lighter or matches
Glass: sugar-rimmed red wine or Irish coffee glass (make sure it’s tempered)
Garnish: lightly whipped cream and ground nutmeg

Add the rum and the triple sec to the sugar-rimmed glass and carefully ignite. Add Kahlúa (the flame should go out at this point) and top with hot coffee. Garnish.

Huber’s Café, Portland, Oregon