The Irish Coffee was created in the winter of 1943 by Joe Sheridan, chef at Foynes Port near Limerick, Ireland. Foynes was an airbase for transatlantic flights at the time that often carried political or Hollywood figures. Due to its popularity, it is of no surprise that this drink spread so quickly around the world.
Although flowers and cards are nice, we feel like that after your sweet mama reads her card and smells her flowers, what else is she really to do with the gift? We’re not saying ditch the flowers and cards altogether, but c’mon have some fun with your mama! As a result, we’ve curated a luxurious yet economical list of wines and spirits that are sure to not only impress your birther, but let you both have fun together.