- a liqueur drunk with after-dinner coffee
- a drink consisting of several liqueurs poured to form separate layers in a small, slender glass
Origin of pousse-caféFr, coffee chaser
- A drink consisting of several liqueurs of different densities, poured to form differently colored layers.
- A brandy or liqueur served after dinner with coffee.
Origin of pousse-cafeFrench pousser to push ( from Old French; see poussette . ) café coffee ; see café .