Baileys Irish-Coffee Doughnut Profiteroles Recipe



  1. Set a fine-mesh strainer over a medium bowl. In a medium saucepan, whisk the granulated sugar, cornstarch, espresso, and salt. Whisk in the egg, then the milk and 1/4 cup Baileys. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat, whisking constantly, about 4 minutes. Boil 1 minute, whisking constantly. Remove from heat.
  2. Whisk in the whiskey and butter. Pour into the prepared strainer and, using a heat-proof silicone spatula, press on the custard to strain. Scrape down the bottom of the strainer into the custard. Press a sheet of plastic wrap directly on top of the custard. Refrigerate until cold, about 3 hours.
  3. Transfer the custard to a pastry bag or a resealable freezer bag. If using a freezer bag, snip off the tip of 1 corner. Pipe a large dollop of custard onto half of the doughnut holes; top with the remaining halves.
  4. In a small bowl, microwave the chocolate in 15-second bursts until melted and smooth, about 1 minute. Whisk in the remaining 6 tablespoons Baileys for the chocolate sauce. Divide the doughnuts among 8 plates. Drizzle with the chocolate sauce. Dust with confectioners’ sugar.

Nutrition Facts

Calories: 104
                                          % Daily Value *
Total Fat: 7 %
Saturated Fat: 
Cholesterol: 2 %
Sodium: 2 %
Potassium: 1 %
Total Carbohydrates: 4 %
Dietary Fiber: 2 %
Protein: 3 %
Vitamin A: 
Vitamin C: 
Vitamin B6: 

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