30-Proof Whipped Cream, Anyone?
This certainly would have made my pecan pie even more knock-your-socks-off. Did you know that there is such a thing as alcoholic whipped cream? Two companies—Cream and Whipped Lightning—are currently selling this product in the Boston area. It come in flavors like chocolate, vanilla, caramel, raspberry and orange and contains 15 to 18 percent alcohol by volume.
Lots of peeps are worried about “whipaholics”—and no, I did not make that name up—because they obviously appeal to kids and teens. But I’m a bit less concerned. They’re expensive, about $13 a can, and are sold in liquor stores, where it’s harder to get your hands on things without being of age. Not to mention that eating too much of it would give you a serious sugar overload and stomachache.
Personally, I think this could be delicious on coffee or pies. Though, apparently, an ad suggests putting it on Jell-o shots. Which, ewww. [Yahoo News]