coffee cocktail

noun

: a cocktail consisting of equal parts of port wine and brandy into which are shaken sweetening and an egg

Word History

Etymology

probably so called from the color

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“Coffee cocktail.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coffee%20cocktail. Accessed 27 Jan. 2023.

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