|1⁄4 fl oz||Giffard Grenadine Syrup|
|1⁄4 fl oz||Coffee liqueur|
|1⁄4 fl oz||Giffard Peppermint Pastille|
|1⁄4 fl oz||Triple sec liqueur (40%)|
|1⁄4 fl oz||Bourbon whiskey|
|1⁄4 fl oz||White overproof rum|
The amount of sugar in each liqueur and their temperature will impact their specific gravity and so how successfully they layer. This is more a test of patience and a steady hand than a drink.
A pousse-café is now a term for any multi-layered cocktail. The term originally seems to have been a general term for a mixture of liqueurs and/or spirits served after dinner, and most probably originated in France.