On this very special episode of Boozy Brunch, we welcome Elena from Spoon’s “Make it Into a Cookie.” Watch these two hooligans get rowdy and make some dope Irish coffee to pair with some maple bacon pancake skillet cookies.

The best part about this is that you can make these recipes while you’re buzzed, too. See guys, cooking can be fun. Now go out there and get boozy.

Irish Coffee

Irish Coffee


Prep Time: 2 minutes
Cook Time: 2 minutes
Total Time: 4 minutes

Servings: 1

1 cup coffee
1-oz. Jameson whiskey
1-oz. Baileys Irish cream
Whipped cream

1. Brew 1 cup of coffee.
2. Add 1-oz. Jameson whiskey (and sneak some whipped cream when people aren’t looking).

Add whiskey

3. Add 1-oz. Baileys Irish cream (and extra if you’re feelin’ up to it).


4. Stir.


5. Top with whipped cream and enjoy yourself.

whipped cream

Maple Bacon Pancake Skillet Cookies

skillet cookies


Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 6 minutes
Total Time: 16 minutes

Servings: 12 skillet cookies

1 stick butter, melted and cooled to room temperature
1 ½ cups maple syrup
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 ½ cups flour
2 eggs
1 pinch salt
2 teaspoons water
1 package bacon (optional)
Powdered sugar

1. Cook bacon. You will have extra bacon to dine on while you make your skillet cookies and it will be glorious. You’re welcome.

Cook bacon

2. In a large bowl, combine melted butter and maple syrup.

maple syrup

3. Add two eggs and whisk mixture together until combined.


4. Add baking powder (NOT baking soda) and flour to your wet ingredients and mix until just combined.

baking powder

5. Add vanilla extract.

vanilla extract

6. And water to the batter and mix again until evenly incorporated.


6. In an oiled pan, over medium heat, add 2 tablespoons of cookie batter to skillet.

grease pan

7. Crumble bacon on top of batter.


8. Cook for 3 minutes on each side.


9. Dust with powdered sugar and enjoy those bad boys. You deserve it.

powdered sugar

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