Black Russian

The Black Russian is a classic that's been around since the 1940s. It's most commonly made with Kahlua, but it can be made with any coffee liqueur.
Black Russian Cocktail


Serve in an Old Fashioned glass

  • 2 shots vodka
  • 1 shot coffee liqueur

Garnish: 1 cherry

Tools & Equipment

How to Make

  1. Build the ingredients in an old-fashioned glass
  2. Lightly Stir
  3. Add the garnish


Along with the White Russian cocktail, the Black Russian is one of the first cocktails I learned to make and love. It’s a classic that was created in the late 1940s. You won’t make often, but when you do, you’ll be making them all night.

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