Brown Sugar-Praline Glaze

Try this recipe as an alternative to the Powdered Sugar Glaze.


Makes 1 cup

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 5 Minutes
Cook: 6 Minutes


1/4 cup butter
1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1 teaspoon light corn syrup
1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
2 tablespoons milk
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract


1. Melt butter in a 1-qt. saucepan over medium heat. Whisk in brown sugar and corn syrup; cook 1 minute. Add powdered sugar, milk, and vanilla; whisk until creamy (about 2 minutes). Remove from heat, and use immediately.

Note: Pour all of Brown Sugar-Praline Glaze immediately over cooled cake in a circular motion. Cut cake with a serrated knife.