Strega (Liquore Strega) is an Italian liqueur that has been produced in Benevento, Italy since 1860. The recipe is a mix of 70 herbs and spices which include Samnite mint, Ceylon cinnamon, Florentine iris, Italian Apennine juniper, fennel, and saffron. Find a similar herbal liqueur if Strega isn't available in your area.
|1/2 ounce||herbal liqueur (Strega recommended)|
|5 ounces||hot black coffee|
|1 1/2 ounces||whipped cream|
|sugar, to taste|
Pour coffee and liquor into a coffee cup and sweeten to taste.
Gently float the cream on top, and sprinkle with nutmeg.