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Gingered Brandy Snaps

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  Plain flour 2 Ounce (50 Gram)
  Ginger 1⁄2 Teaspoon (Leveled), ground
  Ground ginger 1⁄2 Teaspoon (Leveled)
  Butter 2 Ounce (50 Gram)
  Castor sugar 5 Ounce (150 Gram)
  Golden syrup 2 Ounce (50 Gram)
For the filling
  Double cream 1⁄2 Pint (3 Deciliter)
  Brandy 2 Tablespoon

1) Preheat oven moderate to 375°F, 190°C or Gas No. 5.

2) In a plate sift flour and ground ginger.
3) Cream butter and sugar together.
4) Mix around 1 rounded tablespoon syrup to it.
5) Mix flour and ground ginger.
6) Add to the dough, place on a working surface and knead until smooth.
7) Cover and let stand for 1 hour before using.
8) Line a baking tray with a sheet of silicone paper and place rounded teaspoon of mixture four at a time.
9) Flatten slightly with the palm of the hand.
10) Put at the center of oven and bake for about 10 minutes.
11) Remove from oven and let stand to cool for a few moments.
12) Slide a knife under each one immediately, turn over and wrap round the greased handle of a wooden spoon.
13) Let stand to set firm, slip them off, and be ready to make the next ones.
14) Let cold before filling.
15) Store in an airtight tin.
16) Fill only when ready to use.
17) Whip cream with brandy and using a nylon piping bag fitted with a rosette tube, pipe the cream into each one.

18) Serve hot.

Recipe Summary

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Cook Time: 
20 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 637 Calories from Fat 387

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 43 g66.4%

Saturated Fat 7.6 g38.1%

Trans Fat 0.2 g

Cholesterol 30.5 mg10.2%

Sodium 67.8 mg2.8%

Total Carbohydrates 55 g18.4%

Dietary Fiber 0.39 g1.6%

Sugars 40.4 g

Protein 2 g4.6%

Vitamin A 7.1% Vitamin C 0.08%

Calcium 0.9% Iron 0.54%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Gingered Brandy Snaps Recipe