Coffee Bourbon Sauce

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  1. 2/3 c sugar
  2. 1/2 c strong brewed coffee, regular or decaf
  3. 1 T bourbon (optional)


  1. Bring sugar and coffee to a boil in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat.
  2. Reduce heat and simmer for 10 to 15 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat; stir in bourbon, if using.
  4. Cool slightly.
  5. Serve over vanilla ice cream.

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Serves: 1 1/2 cups
Prep Time: 2 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Course: Condiment/Sauce,Dessert
Type of Food: Condiment/Sauce,Vegetarian
Ethnicity/Origin: Southern,Kentucky
Key Ingredient: Bourbon
Difficulty: 1 - Easy
Make Ahead: Yes
Prep Method: Stovetop
Themes/Holidays: Kentucky Derby

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