Italian Affogato - Affogato al Caffe
Ingredients Per Person:
1 scoop good-quality vanilla ice cream or gelato*
1 shot (1 1/2 ounces) freshly brewed hot espresso or 1/3 cup strongly-brewed coffee
* You could substitute any flavor of coffee you would like. Chocolate and coffee-flavored ice creams also taste great!
Brew the coffee according to the preparation and strength of your desire.
In a small dessert glass or coffee cup, scoop the ice cream or gelato. Pour the hot prepared coffee or espresso over the top of the ice cream.