Ah, the Alps: that idyllic countryside, full of birdsong and blooming edelweiss and the sound of music. The mere mention of the Alps evokes images of hot chocolate and flaxen-haired milkmaids, but why? Perhaps instead it should make us think of this delightful brunch drink, a drunken coffee enhanced with a little kirsch and Frangelico.
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Considering the number of gray days in San Francisco, it's important to have good warming drinks to liven up your rainy spring evenings. A little bit of rum and brandy never hurts, either. Which makes the Spanish Coffee at Absinthe a perfect treat for a rainy day, no matter the time of year.