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Irish Car Bomb

Irish Car Bomb

Village Whiskey, Philadelphia

Cool Plates features dishes from across the country to help inspire chefs' creativity.

For this take on the popular shooter, pastry chef Jessica Mogardo makes a “beer cake.” That’s a chocolate cake layered with chocolate mousse and brushed with lager.

The cake is sliced into two 1-ounce cubes and placed in a milk shake cup, which is filled the rest of the way with a 3:2 blend of chocolate and vanilla ice cream and topped with one ounce each of Irish whiskey and cream liqueur.

The mixture is blended together for about three minutes, poured into a chilled glass and garnished with a cube of beer cake and whipped cream. It’s sold for $9.

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