Strawberry Flambe

Strawberry Flambe

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This dessert is so simple to make, when you have unexpected guest coming over, this desert is just perfect. . . .

Strawberry Flambe recipe - How to make Strawberry Flambe

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     2Makes 2 servings
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1 1/2 cups thinly sliced strawberries
2 tbsp sugar
5 tbsp readymade orange juice
1/2 tsp lemon juice
2 tbsp brandy
2 scoops vanilla ice cream

  1. Combine the sugar and 2 tbsp of water in a broad non-stick pan and cook on a medium flame for 2 minutes or till the mixture turns light brown in colour, do not stir with a spoon, just gently rotate the pan occasionally.
  2. Add the orange juice, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 to 2 minutes or till the sugar melts.
  3. Add the strawberries and lemon juice, mix well and cook on a medium flame for another 1 to 2 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
  4. Remove from the flame and keep aside.
  5. Just before serving, pour the brandy into a large spoon and warm it on a direct flame. Set alight and pour it over the strawberries.
  6. Place 2 scoops of vanilla ice-cream in a bowl, pour ½ the strawberry flambé over it.
  7. Repeat step 2 to make 1 more serving.
  8. Serve immediately.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per serving
Energy356 cal
Protein4.7 g
Carbohydrates61.2 g
Fiber4.4 g
Fat6.5 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Sodium7.9 mg
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Strawberry Flambe
 on 07 Oct 20 09:41 PM

No lemon juice on ingredient list, but in the recipe.
Tarla Dalal
15 Oct 20 08:55 AM
   Thank you for bringing to our notice. The ingredients have been updated with lemon juice.
Strawberry Flambe
 on 06 Feb 18 02:38 PM

Hello Ma''am, Is it necessary to add brandy? Regards
Tarla Dalal
06 Feb 18 03:17 PM
   you can omit it, but it will not give you a flambe feel...