Brandy Sauce

You needn’t miss out on Brandy Sauce this Christmas – our slimming friendly version is Weight Watchers and calorie counting compatible!

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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?

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

Brandy Sauce | Slimming & 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 & Weight Watchers Friendly

Brandy Sauce | Slimming & 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 calories and Points 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 & 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?

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

Brandy Sauce | Slimming & Weight Watchers Friendly

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

Brandy Sauce | Slimming & Weight Watchers Friendly

  • 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 & Weight Watchers Friendly

  • Continue to stir for 3 minutes to cook out the cornflour. Remove from the heat and add the sweetener and brandy. Mix well.
  • Pour into a jug and serve with a sprinkle of nutmeg if desired!

Brandy Sauce | Slimming & Weight Watchers Friendly

Like this Brandy Sauce? Why not try some more of our Christmas Treats?

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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!

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