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Toffee Cream Surprise Dessert

Toffe Cream Surprise Dessert


  • 2 cups packed brown sugar
  • 2 Eggs
  • 2/3 cup flour
  • 1 cup Chopped Pecans
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 2 tablespoons Brandy


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray a 9” X 13” baking dish with vegetable oil.
  2. Mix together the brown sugar, eggs, flour, pecans, and baking soda.
  3. Spoon the batter into the baking dish. Bake for about 25 minute or until the tester comes out clean.
  4. Cool for about 2 hours. The whip the heavy cream until soft peaks form and fold in the brandy.
  5. Break the cake into small pieces and fold into the cream.
  6. Spoon the mixture into a clean 9 x 13 pan and spread evenly. Freeze until firm, about 4 hours or overnight.
  7. When ready to serve, spoon into goblets and serve.
  • Prep time: 15 minutes
  • Cook time: 25 minutes
  • Total time: 50 minutes

Yield: 8-10 servings

Categories: Heirloom Recipes, Special Diets

Tags: easy elegant dessert, make ahead dessert, toffee cream