ArrowDownFill 1arrow-small-lineFill 1Cooking Light - EasyCooking Light - FastCooking Light - So GoodCooking Light - How-ToCooking Light - Staff FaveCooking Light Badge - Wow!GroupClose IconEmailEmpty Star IconLike Cooking Light on FacebookFull Star IconShapePage 1 Copy 3Page 1 Copy 2Grid IconHalf Star IconFollow Cooking Light on InstagramList IconMenu IconPrintSearch IconSpeech BubbleFollow Cooking Light on SnapchatFollow Cooking Light on TwitterWatch Cooking Light on YouTubeplay-iconWatch Cooking Light on Youtube

Brown Sugar-Praline Glaze

Prep time 5 mins
Cook time 6 mins
Yield Makes 1 cup
Try this recipe as an alternative to the Powdered Sugar Glaze.


  • 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

How to Make It

  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.

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