Use up brandy sauce recipes

Recipe: Steak in a Mushroom & Brandy Sauce

Recipe: Steak in a Mushroom & Brandy Sauce

- Splash of something alcoholic – brandy works best, failing that use white wine or even sherry. We normally use butter here, but my boyfriend has used cocoa butter before which works amazing well
Creamy Peppercorn and Brandy Sauce - Thermomix Version

Creamy Peppercorn and Brandy Sauce - Thermomix Version

The liquid will mostly evaporate, and now you can use a spatula to just scrape up any 'fond' caramelised on the bottom of the bowl, which will have softened and be easy to scrape up (pure flavour, keep it in there
Brandy Truffles #SundaySupper

Brandy Truffles #SundaySupper

Meanwhile, put your digestive biscuits in a plastic bag and use a rolling pin to crush them to a fine powder
Brandy Snaps Baskets with Mulled Fruit Compote

Brandy Snaps Baskets with Mulled Fruit Compote

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 and Orange Custard

Brandy and Orange Custard

After marrying Jon I was introduced to brandysauce and suddenly Christmas pudding was transformed from something I ate on Christmas day because it wouldn’t be Christmas without it, to something that bit more yummy
Perfectly Rich and Creamy Peppercorn Sauce for Steak

Perfectly Rich and Creamy Peppercorn Sauce for Steak

However, running out of sauce to go with your dinner is a heinous crime indeed - and you don't have to use it all up, it will freeze and re-heat gently, although you might want to give it a bit of a whisk when you re-heat it, to make sure it's smooth
Pan-Fried Veal Steaks with Mushroom and Bacon Sauce

Pan-Fried Veal Steaks with Mushroom and Bacon Sauce

I asked a few friends how they liked to eat veal, and many of them came back and said they loved it with a brandy and cream sauce, with mushrooms and a big stack of Dauphinoise potatoes on the side
Summer Dessert Brandied Banana Ice-Cream Baskets

Summer Dessert Brandied Banana Ice-Cream Baskets

For me summer is the time of year when, instead of cooking too much, I concentrate on dishes that are simple, use a very few good ingredients and can be put together in minutes
Rich Madeira Sauce with Wild Mushrooms

Rich Madeira Sauce with Wild Mushrooms

If making up beef stock from a cube, you can use most of the mushroom soaking water to make up part of the stock - just pour off, but stop when it gets near the bottom and there's sediment