Recipes and Cooking Honey-Brandy Preserved Grapes These preserved grapes make a great hostess gift! Choose grapes firmly attached to their stems. They should be plump, firm, and bright-colored. By Lisa Holderness Brown Lisa Holderness Brown Instagram Lisa Holderness Brown is a skilled brand consultant, writer, and editor with over 30 years of experience developing products for Better Homes & Gardens, including TV shows, cookbooks, and contributions to the magazine. Lisa Holderness Brown attended Iowa State University, graduating with a degree in Journalism and Family & Consumer Sciences, Food and Nutrition. Learn about BHG's Editorial Process Published on January 22, 2021 Print Rate It Share Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Andy Lyons Prep Time: 15 mins Total Time: 15 mins Servings: 24 Yield: 3 cups grapes plus about 1 cup liquid Jump to Nutrition Facts Ingredients 1 pound seedless green and/or red grapes, stems removed ½ cup honey ½ cup sugar 4 inches stick cinnamon (optional) Brandy Directions Wash grapes; pat dry with paper towels. Place grapes in a sterilized 1-quart canning jar or glass jar with a lid. Add honey and sugar; stir gently. If using, add the stick cinnamon. Add enough brandy to cover grapes completely (about 1 cup brandy). Cover tightly. Swirl gently to mix. Store (steep) in the refrigerator for at least 2 weeks or up to 4 weeks. To serve, spoon grapes and liquid into a dish and serve as an appetizer, paired with cheeses and crackers. (Or, serve a few grapes and the liquid in liqueur glasses. You can also chop the grapes and add to the batter for baked goods such as muffins.). Directions to Attach for Gifting Store, covered, in the fridge up to 2 weeks. To serve, spoon grapes and liquid in into liqueur glasses. Rate it Print Nutrition Facts (per serving) 35 Calories 6g Carbs Show Full Nutrition Label Hide Full Nutrition Label Nutrition Facts Servings Per Recipe 24 Calories 35 % Daily Value * Sodium 1mg 0% Total Carbohydrate 6g 2% Total Sugars 5g Vitamin C 0.6mg 3% Calcium 2mg 0% Iron 0.1mg 1% Potassium 37mg 1% Folate, total 0.4mcg *The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.