Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
- 3 cups heavy cream
- 1/2 cup bourbon
- 1/2 cup granulated sugar
- 1/4 cup plus 2 Tablespoons cornstarch
In a small bowl, dissolve the cornstarch in the remaining 1/4 cup cream. Add this to the cream-and-bourbon mixture and simmer stirring often, until the mixture thickens, 4 to 5 minutes. Remove from the heat and serve warm with the fruitcake.
The sauce may be stored, after it has cooled, in an airtight container for 24 hours. When ready to serve, warm over low heat.
Serve with Creole Christmas Fruitcake.
Yield: 3 cups
Recipe Source: Creole Christmas Cookbook by Emeril Lagasse (William Morrow)
Reprinted with permission.