Lacy Brandy Cups Recipe


Preparation Time15 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexHealthy++Servings8
MethodMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Butter1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Firmly packed brown sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Light corn syrup1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Brandy1 Tablespoon
 All purpose flour1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Ground ginger1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Ground nutmeg1⁄4 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 258 Calories from Fat 102

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 12 g17.9%

Saturated Fat 7.3 g36.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 30.2 mg

Sodium 14.7 mg0.6%

Total Carbohydrates 37 g12.3%

Dietary Fiber 0.49 g2%

Sugars 17.6 g

Protein 2 g3.6%

Vitamin A 7% Vitamin C 0.04%

Calcium 2% Iron 4.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) Preheat oven moderately to 350° F (180°C).
2) Take cookie sheets and grease lightly.

3) In a saucepan mix butter, sugar and corn syrup and heat. Do not use a non-stick saucepan for this recipe.
4) Stir till the ingredients have melted and mixed.
5) Take off from heat.
6) In a small bowl mix brandy and stir in flour, ginger and nutmeg.
7) Pout on the saucepan and stir to blend all ingredients.
8) Keep the mixture hot placing saucepan in another pan of boiling water over medium heat.
9) On the cookies sheets place 3-4 rounded tablespoons and bake each cookie sheet at a time.
10) Take off from oven when cookies turn golden around the edges.
11) Let stand for 1-2 minutes on cookie sheets and remove quickly.
12) Lay on the bottom of an up-ended glass to retain the cup shape.
13) Let it cool completely before serving.

14) Before serving fill with ice cream, sherbet, flavored whipped cream or mousse.