Holiday sweets and spirits

How to make Spanish Coffee: Fire, brandy and heavy whipping cream (video)

The eighth of 10 must-try holiday sweets and spirits in Pittsburgh.

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Patrick “Pittsburgh Pat” Madden, a bartender at Max’s Allegheny Tavern in Deutschtown, demonstrates how to make Spanish Coffee.

“This is a big, winter drink. One of these is enough,” he said and suggests pairing the drink with a biscotti. (We’ll be enjoying one with some eggnog pancakes this weekend.)