10 of San Francisco's Most Famous Cocktails

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Irish coffee is obviously native to Ireland, but a San Francisco bar is credited with introducing the drink to Americans. Jack Keoppler, owner of the Buena Vista, partnered with travel writer Stanton Delaplane to recreate the drink. After several failed attempts (they forgot to age the cream properly, oops), they finally got it right and helped spread the drink across the map. Get the recipe.