The Little Epicurean

Dec 21 2016

Brownie Milkshake

Brownie Milkshake

Brownie Milkshake: made with triple chocolate brownies and a hefty amount of vanilla ice cream, this milkshake is a dream!  Adults (I’m referring to those over 21), get all sorts of fun drinks during the holidays- spiked punches, rum eggnog, hot toddy, and bourbon cider cocktails. Asides from hot chocolate and non-alcoholic sparkling cider, what

Dec 20 2016

Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Crinkle Cookies: a sweet, salty, and chocolatey cookie that’ll satisfy any peanut butter fan. I’m writing this post on a cold evening while wrapped in a warm fuzzy blanket flanked by my two pups with the NSYNC holiday album playing in the background. The countdown to Christmas is on and my

Dec 18 2016

Triple Chocolate Brownies

Triple Chocolate Brownies

Triple Chocolate Brownies: fudge brownies made with unsweetened chocolate, dark chocolate, and white chocolate.  I lied about the name of these brownies. While they’re called “triple chocolate brownies,” I technically used four chocolates: 1.) unsweetened chocolate (cocoa powder and solid chocolate), 2.) extra dark chocolate chips, 3.) semi-sweet chocolate chips, and 4.) white chocolate chips. The

Dec 13 2016

Pistachio Cranberry Holiday Cookies

Pistachio Cranberry Holiday Cookies

Pistachio Cranberry Holiday Cookies: this buttery vanilla cookie dough holds chopped pistachios, dried cranberries, white chocolate chips, and dark chocolate chunks.  Every holiday season I have grand plans of making dozens of different cookies to share with friends and family. All year I search and compile the cookies recipes I plan on making. I tell

Dec 10 2016

Eggnog Bundt Cake with Rum Glaze

Eggnog Bundt Cake with Rum Glaze

Eggnog Bundt Cake with boozy rum glaze: with this holiday treat you can have your eggnog and eat it, too! “Eggnog in the bundt cake, eggnog in the glaze, and if you drink this with eggnog, you’ll have eggnog three ways!”- Alex To be honest, I’m not the biggest fan of eggnog. I’m more of