Bourbon Blackberries & Cardamom Whipped Cream


Hello 85 degrees tomorrow! It’s been too long. Like, 9 months too long. That’s…a baby’s worth. Sooooo, we should toast with bourbon blackberries & cardamom whipped cream! Yay!


It blows my mind how heavy cream goes from humble milk carton to luscious, fluffy, scrumptious dairy joy in a matter of minutes. Let’s spread the whipped cream love. (Ok, don’t be dirty…) Well maybe a little dirty with some bourbon.


This recipe is beyond easy, and a guaranteed crowd pleaser. It just can’t be served at a child’s birthday party…for obvious reasons, right? Oh hey, we came full circle with the baby thing.


Bourbon Blackberries & Cardamom Whipped Cream


6 oz. blackberries

2 cups orange juice

¼ cup bourbon

Whipped Cream:

2 cups heavy cream

¼ cup sugar

1 tablespoon vanilla extract

¼ teaspoon cardamom


  1. Wash blackberries.
  2. In a separate bowl, combine orange juice and bourbon.
  3. Add to blackberries.
  4. Set aside and allow to macerate for at least one hour.
  5. In your mixer, using the whisk attachment, whisk heavy cream for 1 minute on high.
  6. Add in sugar, vanilla extract and cardamom.
  7. Whisk additional 2 minutes, or until peaks form.
  8. Serve blackberries with a dollop of whipped cream.


“If you have good thoughts, they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.”

-Roald Dahl


One thought on “Bourbon Blackberries & Cardamom Whipped Cream

  1. Pingback: Cardamom Coconut Cream & Pomegranates | Buoy.

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