Black Russian


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Wikipedia.

Black Russian

An alcoholic beverage made of coffee liqueur and vodka. Usually served over ice. Can I get a rum and coke, a glass of wine, and a Black Russian, please? I love Black Russians, but Ryan can't stand them. I think it's because he doesn't like the taste of coffee.
See also: black, Russian
References in periodicals archive ?
Black Russian Terriers are bred to serve as not only pets, but for protection and security work as well.
Vladimir Alexandrov, The Black Russian (Atlantic Monthly Press, 2013)
Raghda's essentials include a French blue cheese that costs LE300 per kilo and black Russian caviar that goes for LE500 per kilo, as well as many very expensive other products.
Favourite veggie: Black Russian tomato "My happiness is sitting in a summer garden within arm's reach of the season's first ripe tomatoes (the other arm may be occupied with a tall glass of homemade cider).
Check out heritage varieties Black Russian, with large mahogany green fruits, sweet and acidic at the same time.
Which spirit is the base for a Black Russian cocktail?
An afterword describes the real development of the black Russian terrier as a response to the decimated dog population in Russia after the war.
At the time, Josh was starting his own clothing line called Black Russian.
Barnes made the groundbreaking research on the black Russian poet, Alexander Pushkin's great-grandfather, Ibrahim Petrovich Gannibal, who had seven children but whose progeny's whereabouts are shrouded in mystery.
Black Russian and Singapore Sling may be the famous traditional names on the cocktail menu but they'll also make you up a Welsh one at Mimosa Kitchen & Bar in Mermaid Quay.
She has taken a housebound patient's canary to the vet, and once talked a patient into letting her take blood--'but only after I promised to bring him four bananas, black Russian bread and washing powder in a green container with five holes on the top.
My Long Journey Home is emphatically Golden's story and not an afterthought or complement to the book published in the United States in 1992 by her Russian-American celebrity-television-personality daughter, Yelena Khanga, entitled Soul to Soul: A Black Russian American Family 1865-1992.
Meanwhile, local kingpin Sergei Mikhailovich (Mikhalkov) dispatches Sergei (Alexei Panin) and his brother Simon (Dmitry Dyuzhev), the brains and brawn respectively, to exchange a briefcase of money for heroin at the offices of a lawyer: But Stepan has already hired a trio of other gangsters--Koron (Sergei Makovetsky, sporting a haircut seemingly inspired by Moe of the Three Stooges), thuggish Bala (Anatoly Zhuravlyov), and black Russian Baklazhan (Grigory Slyatvinda)--to intercept the goods.
Wines: Louis Roederer Quartet NV , Anderson V alley, California; Wehlener Sonnenuhr Riesling Spatlese (JJ Prum) 1995; Masseto 1994 Ornellaia (Bolgheri); and Chateau Climens, Barsac 1990After dinner: Royal Vintage Port 1960, Iced Smirnoff Black Russian Vodka, Crown Royal Canadian Whiskey, Makutsuru Sake and Royal Lochnagar 12-year-old single malt
Kahlua is a primary ingredient in drinks such as a Black Russian, in which it is combined with vodka.