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a glass bowl filled with butterscotch sauce

5 Ingredient Bourbon Butterscotch Sauce

Sandi Gaertner
Easy creamy homemade bourbon butterscotch sauce.
5 from 16 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Course Gluten Free Dessert Recipes
Cuisine American
Servings 6
Calories 111 kcal


  • ½ stick of butter
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • ½ cup full fat coconut milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon bourbon


  • Combine all ingredients into a saucepan.
  • Bring to boil on medium heat.
  • Reduce heat to low when it starts to boil.
  • Cook 5 minutes then remove from the heat.
  • Allow to cool.


  1. Use vegan butter to make this creamy bourbon butterscotch sauce dairy-free.
  2. Pour this sauce over bread pudding, ice cream, pie, and rice pudding.
  3. This sauce will keep up to 7 days in an air-tight container, or up to 4 months in the freezer.


Serving: 1gCalories: 111kcalCarbohydrates: 19gProtein: 1gFat: 4gSaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 1mgSodium: 8mgPotassium: 67mgSugar: 18gVitamin A: 2IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 19mgIron: 1mg
Keyword bourbon butterscotch sauce, easy butterscotch sauce recipe
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