Brandy snaps

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Appears in

A Cook’s Year in a Welsh Farmhouse

A Cook’s Year in a Welsh Farmhouse

By Elisabeth Luard

Published 2011

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Portable, dippable and perfect with raspberries and cream, brandy snaps keep well in a tin and can be softened for re-curling if you give them a few minutes in a hot oven.


  • 250 g butter
  • 250 g demerara sugar
  • 250


Preheat the oven to 190°C/375°F/Gas mark 33. Butter a couple of large baking sheets, or use non-stick ones.

Melt the butter, sugar and syrup in a small pan over a gentle heat. Stir till the sugar crystals have dissolved and the mixture is well blended. Remove from the heat and