Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

You needn’t miss out on Brandy Sauce this Christmas – our version is Weight Watchers, Slimming World and Calorie Counting friendly!

Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

For the full list of ingredients and comprehensive instructions, please see the recipe card at the end of this post. Before you scroll, there’s important stuff in the blurb 👍

 

Thie Brandy Sauce is boozy, creamy and indulgent. It makes the perfect accompaniment to all your festive faves!

Why not try it with our Mince Pies?

Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

It also works really well with our Half Syn Chocolate Christmas Pudding Cakes!

Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

Or you could use it as a dip for our Mini Mince Pie Pasties!

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What do I need to make this Brandy Sauce?

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You won’t need any fancy gadgets to make this recipe, just a small saucepan and a whisk which you can pick up from Amazon if you don’t already have them!

If you wanted to make a booze free version, you could use a brandy or rum essence instead of the alcohol. There are loads to choose from on Amazon!

How many Calories are in this Brandy Sauce recipe?

There are less than 50 calories per portion in this Brandy Sauce recipe which makes it waaaaay less calorific than a ready made version!

It’s really quick and easy to make too!

Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

How many Syns are in this Brandy Sauce?

This Brandy Sauce works out at just 1.5 Syns per portion…and there’s more than enough to cover your whole dessert!

Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

If you wanted an even creamier version, you could use semi skimmed or full fat milk, but just be sure to adjust the Syns accordingly.

How Weight Watchers friendly is this Brandy Sauce?

If you’re looking for a low point dessert sauce then this is the perfect recipe for you!

Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

At only 2 Weight Watchers Smart Points, it has half the points of the shop bought version, without any compromise on flavour.

How do I make this Brandy Sauce?

Step 1

Place a small saucepan on a moderate heat and add the milk. Bring to the boil.

Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

Step 2

Whilst the milk is coming up to the boil, mix the cornflour and water in a small bowl.

Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

Step 3

Turn the heat down low, and with a whisk at the ready, pour the slaked cornflour into the milk. Whisk until the milk thickens. 

Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

Step 4

Continue to stir for 3 minutes to cook out the cornflour. Remove from the heat and add the sweetener and brandy. Mix well.

Step 5

Pour into a jug and serve with a sprinkle of nutmeg if desired!

Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

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Brandy Sauce | Slimming World & Weight Watchers Friendly

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Calories

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47kcal 2

Smart Points (Flex/Freestyle)

1.5

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INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Place a small saucepan on a moderate heat and add the milk. Bring to the boil.
  2. Whilst the milk is coming up to the boil, mix the cornflour and water in a small bowl.
  3. Turn the heat down low, and with a whisk at the ready, pour the slaked cornflour into the milk. Whisk until the milk thickens. 
  4. Continue to stir for 3 minutes to cook out the cornflour. Remove from the heat and add the sweetener and brandy. Mix well.
  5. Pour into a jug and serve with a sprinkle of nutmeg if desired!

If you make this recipe, snap a pic and hashtag it #pinchofnom — We love to see your creations on InstagramFacebook, & Twitter!

RECIPE NOTES

We use a fan assisted oven for all of our recipes. Need help converting the temperature for your oven? 

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We recommend that you don't freeze this recipe.

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