Definition of brandy butter in English:

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brandy butter

noun

[mass noun] British
A stiff mixture of brandy, butter, and sugar, served with hot desserts.
Example sentences
  • I love it on the big day itself, scorched by several unsuccessful dousings of brandy, with brandy butter and custard or sweet white sauce.
  • You can melt it over Christmas pudding instead of brandy butter.
  • The Christmas pudding gift pack includes a perfectly matched dessert wine and brandy butter.

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