Spirited Spread

Spirited Spread Recipe

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Carole F


Pack this buttery mixture into miniature crocks for gift giving. If you haven't time to make the accompanying coffee bread (my "Fruit Coffee Bread", posted on here)...then bake up a batch of your favorite muffins or bread to eat with this spread.

Keep spread refrigerated until ready to use!!

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3 Tbsp
1 1/2 tsp
dash of salt
1/3 c
beaten egg
1 Tbsp
desired homemade liqueur! *see below!!
1/2 c
butter or margarine, softened

How to Make Spirited Spread


  • 1In a saucepan stir together sugar, cornstarch, and salt. Add the milk. Cook and stir till thickened and bubbly. Cook and stir 2 minutes more.
  • 2Gradually stir hot mixture into beaten egg. Beat with a rotary beater till smooth. Return to saucepan. Cook and stir 2 minutes more over low heat. Remove from heat. Stir in Homemade Liqueur. Cover the surface of pan with waxed paper; cool completely.
  • 3Beat the butter or margarine till smooth. Gradually beat cooled milk mixture into butter. Chill at least 30 minutes. Makes about 1 1/4 cups.
  • 4Serve with Fruit Coffee Bread! Or your favorite bread or muffins!!!
  • 5*Suggested Liqueurs to use: Apple Cordial, Blackberry brandy, homemade Amaretto, Orange flavored liqueur, Pear liqueur, Raspberry liqueur. (See all these recipes posted on JAP by me)

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About Spirited Spread

Course/Dish: Other Breads, Dips
Other Tag: Quick & Easy