Coffee & Dessert Cocktails

Coffee and dessert cocktails combine bring in two of life's pleasures: caffeine and sugar. They can be a hair-of-the-dog day saver or a rich nightcap to a great meal. Check out some of these after-dinner (or morning) drinks and start mixing.
Grasshopper 2.0 cocktail
Grasshopper 2.0
Mudslide cocktail
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Irish Coffee Cocktail in glass mug next to a jar of cream
Irish Coffee
hand holding the stem of an espresso martini cocktail
Espresso Martini
toblerone cocktail beside toblerone chocolate bar and honey syrup
two eggnog cocktails with cinnamon sticks and nutmeg garnish
Espress Ya’Self cocktail
Espress Ya’self
A Figgin’ Good Time cocktail
A Figgin’ Good Time
Anais Nin cocktail
Anaïs Nin
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Irish Affogato cocktail in an Irish Coffee glass, topped with whipped cream and chocolate shavings
Irish Affogato
Brandy Alexander cocktail
Brandy Alexander
boozy hot chocolate cocktail in a glass mug with mini marshmallows
Boozy Hot Chocolate
Don's Gardenia Mix in a clear glass beaker, with a pearl diver cocktail in the background
Don’s Gardenia Mix
Bourbon, Vanilla & Chocolate Milkshake recipe
Bourbon, Vanilla & Chocolate Milkshake
green-hued grasshopper cocktail in a gold-rimmed coupe glass
Irish Raktajino
two I Left My Heart in Jalisco cocktails, served in coffee mugs next to conversation hearts
I Left My Heart in Jalisco
Café Correcto con Coco
A detailed rocks glass on a stark white background holds a golden brown drink over crushed ice. It’s garnished with a cinnamon stick.
Roman Holiday
red Oaxacan Tail cocktail in a crystal-cut old fashioned glass with one large ice cube
Oaxacan Tail
cardamom cocktail in a punch glass, with a thick foam head and garnished with three cardamom pods
Crimson King
Watermelon-Blackberry Margarita popsicles on a plate with blackberries
Watermelon-Blackberry Margarita Popsicles
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Emerald Isle of the Caribbean
Emerald Isle of the Caribbean
Negroni Sorbet in an amber-colored wine glass garnished with an orange peel flower
Negroni Sorbet
shaker pours magic cotton candy daiquiri over cotton candy into a cocktail glass
Magic Cotton Candy Daiquiri
Cowboy Coffee cocktail in a half-filled stemless flute, with a lemon twist balanced on the rim
Cowboy Coffee
Corpse Reviver 212
two glass mugs of Caffe Correccion Ponche, garnished with cinnamon sticks and set next to a coffee carafe
Café Corrección Ponche
Guinness Chocolate Float
The Dead Rabbit Coffee Cocktail
The Dead Rabbit Coffee Cocktail
A creamy brown drink fills a Collins glass set on a concrete surface. The drink is garnished with a mint sprig.
White Bat
Two Nick & Nora glasses rest on a white surfaced, lit with a soft light. The glasses are both filled with a dark brown drink topped with white foam and chocolate shavings.
Cocoa À Trois
X-Mas Sin
white and creamy Harvest Nog cocktail in a textured double rocks glass, with grated nutmeg on top
Harvest Nog
Spark & Stormy
Sanka, Ya Dead?
orange-colored Pineapple Upside Down Cake cocktail in a cocktail glass
Pineapple Upside-Down Cake
A small mug shaped like a garden gnome is filled with a drink topped with whipped cream and garnished with two Pocky sticks and a tree ornament shaped like a golden gift box.
Bring Me Back Something French
A tall, chunky collins glass sits on a bar top, and holds a dark amber liquid and a few large ice cubes. On top, a curved orange zest floats on a thick layer of foam.
Coffee & Cigarettes
peanut butter cup cocktail in stemmed glass on a round, red tray
Peanut Butter Cup
Rumplesnuggler cocktail in Irish Coffee mug topped with whipped cream
Holiday Hooch
A crimson-hued Negroni on a large ice cube in a chunky rocks glass rests on a silver platter.
Cold-Brew Negroni
Gran Rosta Coffee cocktail in an Irish Coffee mug with whipped cream topping, served next to orange-and-white towel
Gran Rosta Coffee
Fort Defiance Irish Coffee
A small coupe sits on a thin slice of a ringed wooden log. The coupe holds a vivid orange drink garnished with a charred banana ring on a bamboo skewer.
Midnight Oil
A Nick & Nora glass rests on a wooden table. The drink within is dark brown, nearly black, with espresso. Three coffee beans float on a pale brown foam head.
Italian Espresso Martini
Coffee & Ti’ cocktail
Coffee & Ti’
Broadway Joe
Rich Coffee cocktail with a white foamy head served in a short-stemmed glass
Rich Coffee
A creamy white cocktail in a tapered, beaker-like glass rests on a wide red plate. A hand garnishes it with cinnamon-sugar.
Java the Hutt
hands grating nutmeg over two pumpkin spiced latte cocktails
Pumpkin Spiced Latte
In a busy photo, a coupe glass sits on a colorfully knitted mat. The glass holds a dark brown cocktail with a foamy white head dotted with bitters and garnished with a thin cookies. A plate of food and a bottle of water are in the background.
Shoulda Benne Pirate
A silver bar tray holds an Old Fashioned glass. The glass is filled with a creamy drink on a large ice cube, garnished with nutmeg.
Prairie Buzz
A tall, thin glass holds a frothy pale drink, its surface dotted with brightly colored round sprinkles. The drink has two black bar straws and rests on a wooden table.
Italian Cookie