chocolate · Dessert

International Stout Day – Chocolate Stout Truffles

Happy International Stout Day! Hope you have a few nice stouts lined up for tonight. My husband is a stout fanatic so we have more stout in the house than anyone probably needs, and there’s a bottle of Barrel Aged Leann Folláin from O’Hara’s ready for us to fight over. I’ve wanted to cook with… Continue reading International Stout Day – Chocolate Stout Truffles

Dessert · ice cream

Homemade Cherry Garcia Ice Cream – Yes, really!

I’m a sucker for a bargain, but I don’t often buy things that I don’t need. That changed this week. When you find out that Supervalu is selling 2kgs of cherries for €5 what are you supposed to do? Ignore this information on the basis that you don’t even know what cherries taste like? Of… Continue reading Homemade Cherry Garcia Ice Cream – Yes, really!

Dessert

Eurovision and Pistachio Gelato

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Well, one of them. Christmas is obviously the most wonderful time of the year, but it has competition. Yep, it’s Eurovision time. Some people say that Eurovision is tacky and cheesy and that the songs are terrible. They’re right, of course, and that’s exactly what I love… Continue reading Eurovision and Pistachio Gelato