Recipe: Homemade Bourbon Glaze for Steak, Chicken or Shrimp




Posted on June 14, 2014 at 11:45 AM

Homemade Bourbon Glaze for Steak, Chicken or Shrimp:

½ cup Bourbon
½ cup soy sauce
½ cup ketchup
1 cup brown sugar
1 teaspoon garlic powder

Combine all ingredients in a small saucepan. Simmer until slightly thickened, about 5 minutes. Makes about 2 cups
Texas Bourbon Cake
2 ¼ cups all-purpose flour

2 ¼ teaspoons baking powder

½ teaspoon salt

1 cup (2 sticks) butter

2 cups firmly packed brown sugar

4 eggs

½ cup Bourbon

1 cup chopped pecans *optional

1 package (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips

Hot Buttered Whiskey Glaze (recipe follows)

Heat oven to 325°F. Grease a 9 x 13-inch baking pan. Combine the flour, baking powder, and salt in a medium mixing bowl. Set aside. Melt butter in a large saucepan over low heat. Remove from heat. Stir in the brown sugar, eggs, flour mixture, and bourbon, stirring well after each addition. Pour batter into the greased pan. Sprinkle evenly with pecans and chocolate chips. Bake 45 to 50 minutes or until center of the cake is firm and edges begin to pull away from the sides of the pan. Cool on a wire rack and drizzle with glaze. Makes 16 servings.
Note: Cake may be baked in a greased 10-inch tube pan. Increase the baking time to 1 hour. Cool in the pan 10 minutes. Turn out onto a wire rack and cool completely. Drizzle with the glaze.
Hot Buttered Whiskey Glaze

¼ cup melted butter

2 cups powdered sugar

3 tablespoons Bourbon plus

1/3 cup Bourbon

1 teaspoon vanilla
Combine all ingredients in a small bowl. Blend well with a wooden spoon. Drizzle over the cake.