Baileys Irish Cream

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irish cream cheesecake brownies

December 26, 2013

New Year’s Eve is a fitting time for a boozy dessert. With a generous amount of Baileys Irish Cream, these layered cheesecake brownies are the ultimate way to ring in the New Year. Rich and impossibly fudgy brownies meet velvety cheesecake for a definite party ...

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baileys irish cream mousse

March 14, 2013

A few years ago, I happened upon a recipe for 5-minute chocolate mousse with only two ingredients: chocolate and water. If you’ve worked with chocolate at all, this sounds completely counterintuitive, yet the method works! This mousse absolutely melts in your mouth, and makes for ...

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baileys irish cream thumbprints

December 15, 2012

I’ll keep this post brief – in the last 24 hours, our thoughts and prayers have been directed toward the Connecticut tragedy. Words seem inadequate at this time, yet I’m reminded that life is short and there is no time to leave important things unsaid. ...

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irish cream & mascarpone gelato

August 12, 2012

I have a bit of an addiction to Mascarpone. I love to spread it on graham crackers or a slice of toast for a snack, and since my fridge is rarely without a tub, I find ways to use it as an ingredient whenever possible. ...

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irish cream brownies

March 22, 2012

I’m happy to announce that my site spring cleaning is complete! My detail-oriented tendencies have been stretched as I’ve experienced what a struggle it can be to position a single button. Through the process, I also learned the value of stepping away from a project ...


chocolate-irish cream babka

March 16, 2012

Spring has officially arrived in Northern California – the tulips and daffodils flaunt their pastel petals, and the flowering cherry trees burst with buds. Despite all the beauty, I’ve often felt restless and cooped up during this rainy week. As an antidote, I turned to ...


baileys irish cream cupcakes

December 29, 2011

As 2011 draws near a close, there’s one last chance to don your most festive attire, gather with friends, and indulge in a rich and boozy dessert. Ringing in the new year calls for celebration, and these Baileys Irish Cream cupcakes are certainly celebratory. The ...


baileys irish cream truffles

December 15, 2011

Truffles are one of the ultimate confections for chocolate lovers, and these Baileys Irish Cream-infused truffles make an impressive edible gift. Effortless to make and velvety smooth like those sold by gourmet chocolatiers, there’s no reason not to make your own. Best of all, the ...