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Greek Coffee Recipe

Learn to prepare and brew authentic greek coffee. Warning - this recipe involved more than your average serving of sugar, so be prepared.

Course Drinks
Cuisine Mediterranean
Keyword greek coffee recipe
Prep Time 1 minute
Cook Time 4 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 1 kcal


  • 1-2 tsp Greek coffee Finely ground
  • 1 tsp Sugar
  • 1/4 cup water


  1. Add ground coffee, water and sugar to your 'Briki'

  2. Place over low-medium heat and stir until coffee and sugar are mixed. Stop stirring

  3. Allow the foam to rise to the top of the Briki - then remove it.

  4. Pour the mixture into your cup and slip slowly.

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Recipe Notes

There are 4 kinds of greek coffee based on the amount of sugar added. I find the sweet spot is 1:1 teaspoon of greek coffee to sugar.