Using up brandy cream recipes

Brandy Truffles #SundaySupper

Brandy Truffles #SundaySupper

A friend was helping me so she insisted on using gloves. Heat the cream in the microwave or in a pot on the stove until it is just about to boil
Brandy and Orange Custard

Brandy and Orange Custard

I add the orange flavour using ¼ teaspoon of orange oil. Having only eaten brandy sauce a few times, the last of which was almost a year ago I couldn’t really remember what it was supposed to be like
Brandy Snaps Baskets with Mulled Fruit Compote

Brandy Snaps Baskets with Mulled Fruit Compote

At Christmas, the spicy scent that for me conjures up the season is undoubtedly Cinnamon. One being that the cream they are filled with should be flavoured with brandy another that brand-schnap came from them being burnt gingerbread and a third that uneducated palates made the use of brandy redundant thus manufacturing the biscuits without brandy was cheaper
Brandy meringue bombe

Brandy meringue bombe

I like to pipe the meringue into small shapes onto a baking tray, but you can dollop the mixture on using a spoon if you so wish
Pears in brandy

Pears in brandy

Using a slotted spoon I packed them into the afore-mentioned Kilner jar, and one other smaller jar, before covering them with brandy
Swiss roll ice cream cake

Swiss roll ice cream cake

Tear up pieces of the leftover cake to fill in any holes. a little rum, brandy or apple juice. All you do is line a bowl with slices of chocolate Swiss roll, soak in a little alcohol if you wish, and then fill with lots of your favourite ice cream
Christmas pudding ice cream

Christmas pudding ice cream

If you are using the freezer method, remove from the freezer at hour intervals and beat to eliminate ice crystals
Christmas Pudding and Brandy Butter

Christmas Pudding and Brandy Butter

Perhaps it was because my dad (who was never a beer man) was partial to a drop of brandy or cognac and considered it too good for using in recipes
Mince Pie Cupcakes with Brandy Butter Icing

Mince Pie Cupcakes with Brandy Butter Icing

Using an electric hand whisk, cream the butter and sugar, then beat in the eggs, one by one. gradually beat in the icing sugar until you have a smooth, light and creamy buttercream
How To Make Christmas Pudding Ice Cream

How To Make Christmas Pudding Ice Cream

If using brandy overnight gives more time for the flavours to work their magic. We thought about Christmas Dinner pizza, but decided it probably wouldn’t be *that* nice, so we opted for Christmas Pudding Ice Cream
Cognac ice cream

Cognac ice cream

Because …you want your egg whites fluffy, use a bowl and mix hooks that you clean thoroughly before using with hot water and detergent