Junior Mint Coffee

I made a delicious morning coffee today.  It may not be a new invention but it was for me.  If you like Junior Mint candy and coffee you will love this.  Brew your favorite cup of Joe but nothing fancy or flavored just plain coffee.  Then grab your favorite mug and add four Junior Mints to the bottom.  Pour coffee into your cup and add a spoon of sugar.  Finally, stir and enjoy!

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Irish Paddy Cake

Ingredients

1 Chocolate cake mix

1 package of chocolate frosting

1 cup heavy whipping cream

½ tsp vanilla

2 tbs. sugar

Green food coloring

1/3 cup of Irish Cream

2 tbs. of whiskey

4 tbs. of caramel sauce

Preparation

Prepare cake mix according to package and add 1/3 cup of Irish Cream to mix.  Bake according to package in two 8 inch round pans.  Allow to cool then cut and trim for layering.  Whip heavy cream vanilla and sugar together to obtain desired consistency for layering as a filling.  Once desired consistency is reached fold in green food coloring to obtain desired color.  Stack and layer cake with the green cream between layers and ice with frosting.  Next, combine caramel sauce and whisky and microwave to achieve proper melting about 2 times at one minute 45 second intervals.  Finally, drizzle caramel sauce over cake serve cake or refrigerate.

Copyright 2011, Todd Vick