The drink's proportions are disputed — some argue the vodka-liqueur should be 1:1, while Kahlúa maintains it's 3:2 and the International Bartenders Association, 5:2 — but my vote's with Mr. Boston's recipe. Serve it at an Oscars viewing as a sultry sip while you root for Black Swan. For my favorite Black Russian, read more.
1-1/2 ounces vodka
3/4 ounce coffee liqueur, such as Kahlúa
- Pour over ice cubes into an old-fashioned glass.
Makes 1 drink.
- Drinks, Cocktails