Café Royale No. 1 is one hot drink. In fact, it’s flaming hot and utterly delicious. It’s also perfectly delicious. If you serve it, please do not consume the drink while it is still flaming.
- 1 pint hot, strong black coffee
- 4 fluid ounces 100 proof Bourbon
- 4 sugar cubes
- Place sugar cube in each of 4 warmed demitasse cups and fill almost full of hot coffee.
- Carefully float 1 fluid ounces of bourbon in each cup, ignite, and flame for a few seconds.
- Stir with spoon to extinguish the flames.