Affogato Speciale

Tri-City HeraldDecember 21, 2013 

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Affogato Speciale

Affogato literally translates into ”drowned,” an apt descriptor of this traditional Italian dessert drink that consists of a scoop of gelato drowned in a shot of hot espresso.

1 scoop vanilla ice cream or gelato
2 ounces amaretto
1 (2-ounce) shot espresso
6 ounces chocolate stout

Place ice cream in a tall glass. Pour liqueur, espresso and stout over top. Serve with a spoon.

Serves 1.

Source: Winter Cocktails by Maria Del Mar

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