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Kahlúa

Kahlúa
Chili Chocolate Liqueur

Category: Coffee Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: Mexico
Alcohol: 20%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$18.99
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Kahlúa
Chili Chocolate Liqueur

Category: Coffee Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: Mexico
Alcohol: 20%
Dark brown black color. Aromas and flavors of fresh coffee, chocolate cake and cacao nibs, and toasted raisin nut bread with an oily, vibrant, moderately sweet medium-to-full body and a peppery, intriguing, long finish that shows accents of ancho pepper jelly, chili powder, and cinnamon red hot candy finish. A fun, peppery coffee and chocolate liqueur that will be fun to play with in cocktails.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Spicy & Candied
Aroma Aroma: fresh coffee, chocolate cake and cacao nibs, and toasted raisin nut bread
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with accents of ancho pepper jelly, chili powder, and cinnamon red hot candy
Smoothness Smoothness: Peppery
Enjoy Enjoy: Now Enjoy in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Amaretto Sour, Pimm's Cup
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A fun, peppery coffee and chocolate liqueur that will be fun to play with in cocktails.

The Producer or Importer

Pernod Ricard USA

The Producer or  Importer
250 Park Avenue, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10177
USA
1 914-848-4800

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Coffee Liqueur

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Serve in a Copita
Coffee liqueurs, made with coffee and alcohol, are some of the most popular liqueurs in the world. Producers in countries around the world craft versions, from Ireland to Italy to Mexico. A basic type is creme de cacao, made from the extract of cocoa beans, while others coffee liqueurs are famed as particular brand names. Alcoholic content ranges from 18% to 30%.

Coffee liqueurs can be served hot or cold, neat or over ice or served with cola or, of course, coffee. They also serve as the base for famous cocktails such as a White or Black Russian.