May 16, 2016

Coffee Cocktails: A VIDEO Guide to Choosing the Right Whiskey


We’re all about our coffee cocktails here, and last week we looked at how to make specialty Irish coffee.

But if you’re going to mix premium coffee with whiskey, you’re going to want premium alcohol. This drink is as much of an artform as coffee, so we’ve selected some video guides to help you.

SEE ALSO: How to Make Specialty Irish Coffee: A VIDEO Guide

The BBC starts us off with a look at the history of whiskey here.

But it’s one thing to know the history of the drink. It’s another to understand the label on the bottle. Single grain? Single malt? Blend? Find out about the different types of whiskey in this video here:

And if you’re interested in flavour profiles and countries of origin, DuVine takes us through the differences between American bourbon, Irish whiskey, and Scotch.

SEE ALSO: The Specialty Espresso Martini: A World Coffee in Good Spirits Champion’s Guide

So there you have it – all the info you need to make a truly specialty Irish coffee – or any other kind of whiskey-based coffee cocktail. Now excuse us, we’ve got to go buy some spirits.

Feature Photo Credit: Jameson Irish Whiskey

Please note: Perfect Daily Grind does not own the rights to these videos and cannot be held accountable for their content.