You will love making your very own Homemade Kahlua and we have the best recipe that tastes identical. Watch the video tutorial now.

We know how much you loved the Copycat Baileys Irish Cream and today you will learn how to make this Easy Homemade Kahlua Recipe.

We checked out a lot of versions and we wanted the best-rated recipe and also one that used Rum. Many of the recipes that are in circulation use Vodka. The great news is that this is the closest to the original Kahlua and it has the signature smooth and creamy texture.

Homemade Kahlua Ingredients

If you are planning on making up a big batch for gift giving in the holidays, simply multiply the ingredients. You can also substitute honey for the corn syrup if you prefer.

½ cup (120ml) water
¾ cup (150g) granulated sugar (can be increased to 1 cup)
One tablespoon instant coffee
½ cup (120ml) light corn syrup
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup rum

Easy Homemade Kahlua Recipe Video

via Dennis Viau, White Trash Cooking.

We are including this excellent video tutorial that will show you how to make your own Homemade Kahlua. In order to achieve the best possible results, we highly recommend that you view as there are a number of excellent tips included. Click Play above ^

How To Make Copycat Kahlua Recipe

In a saucepan, combine your water and sugar and stir often until sugar is fully dissolved. Heat the sugar mixture until it is close to boiling.  Remove from the heat and add your coffee.

Stir into sugar mixture until fully dissolved. Add the corn syrup. If you would like to substitute this ingredient, you can use honey. Add the vanilla until completely blended.

The final step is to add the rum. Again, fold through until fully blended and you have a nice consistency.

Leave your mixture to cool and then using a small funnel carefully pour into sterilized bottles. You can store your Homemade Kahlua in a cool dark place in your Pantry.

Kitchen Notes

As mentioned earlier in our post, this Homemade Kahlua is perfect for gift giving. Dennis says that many of his followers make this by the gallon for the holidays.

His recipe was created as a result of trialing several others and he truly believes this is the best ever Kahlua Recipe.

Want More Ideas Like This?

As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases.
Privacy policy  ·  Cookie policy.

The Best 4 Ingredient 10 Minute Puff Pastry

It's easy to make your own Puff pastry in just 10 minutes using 4 ingredients and one of them is water! Never buy store-bought again! Watch the video tutorial and check out the 4 easy desserts you can make. Don't miss these genius ideas!

Best Magic Custard Cake Recipe

This delicious Magic Custard Cake is an old tried and true recipe that you simply have to make. You get 3 layers. A crust on the bottom a custard pie style middle and a cake on top. It is beyond delicious and super easy. Get the recipe now, we've included a quick video too!

3 Ingredient Restaurant Style Hash Browns

What could be better than Hash Browns with Breakfast or dinner? Now you can make those super crispy ones just like the restaurants and diners and with only 3 ingredients. This recipe has been a viral sensation with over 2 million views and it gets awesome reviews.

Vanya’s Lemon Weetbix Slice Is Delish!

This Lemon Weetbix Slice is a new twist on an old favorite and to say it's delicious is an understatement. You are going to love this classic sweet treat and it couldn't be easier. Get the recipe now.

How To Make Cauliflower Crust Pizza

Save carbs and calories and learn how to make delicious Cauliflower Pizza Crust from scratch. It is so yummy and we have a one-minute video to show you how. It's a much healthier option that is guilt-free. Check out this great idea now.

Find Out The 11 Secret Herbs And Spices Now!

Like to know the 11 secret herbs and spices? We have the hand-scrawled recipe discovered by the nephew of Colonel Sanders. plus the details on exactly how to recreate it at home. Now you can make the best copycat version that is better than take out. Watch the video now.

Delicious 30 Minute 4 Ingredient Mozzarella

Make your own Mozzarella Cheese in 30 minutes from 4 ingredients. It's quick, easy and delicious. You'll never buy store-bought once you learn the secret to making perfect Mozzarella. Watch the video now.

Delicious Lemon Impossible Pie Recipe

This Lemon Impossible Pie has been an Internet sensation. It's a custardy pie with a coconut top and self crusting base. The coconut rises to the top during the cooking process resulting in a crispy lid. It gets incredibly good reviews and you will love it. Watch the video now.

Best Sticky Date With Butterscotch Sauce

This Sticky Date Pudding with Butterscotch Sauce is extra spongy and moist as it's steamed in the oven. Watch the video and see how you can whip it up in a few short minutes in your Blender. This is an easy recipe you'll love!

Homemade Artisan Potato Bread Recipe

This Artisan Potato Bread Recipe is made with Mashed Potatoes and it has a unique texture and flavor that you will love. This is a wonderful recipe that will become a new favorite. We have the recipe and video to show you how.

Best Prize Winning Super Moist Date Loaf

To say this Date Loaf Recipe is a keeper is an understatement. It's the best we have ever tried and it flies off the plate each time we serve it up. This is a prize winning recipe that you will love and it's very easy too.

5 Minute No-Knead Artisan Farmhouse Bread

This 5 Minute Artisan Bread is the traditional Farmhouse European recipe and it will blow your mind. You won't believe how easy it is and you get that beautiful golden crispy bakery crust that's soft and fluffy on the inside. It's No Knead and ready the same day.