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Brandied Foamy Sauce

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Ingredients
  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Sifted confectioners' sugar 1 1⁄3 Cup (21.33 tbs)
  Salt 1 Dash
  Egg 1 , separated
  Cognac 2 Tablespoon
  Heavy cream 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), whipped
  Ground nutmeg 1 Dash
Directions

1. Soften the butter and gradually blend in the sugar. Add the salt and egg yolk and beat well.
2. Cook over hot, not boiling, water, stirring constantly, until the mixture is light and fluffy, or six to seven minutes. Remove from the heat and stir in the cognac. Chill.
3. Fold in the egg white, beaten until it stands in soft peaks. Fold in the whipped cream just before serving.
4. Serve over fruitcake and sprinkle with nutmeg.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Folded
Dish: 
Sauce
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Nutmeg
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes
Servings: 
2

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