Mrs Gaines Special Custard
|Eggs||5 , separated|
|Sugar||7 Tablespoon (For Egg Whites)|
|Custard||7 Tablespoon (For Custard)|
Place 5 egg yolks and 2 whole eggs with 7 T.sugar in mixer; beat at high speed until well mixed.
Add milk, salt and vanilla; blend well.
Pour mixture into round pyrex dish; place in pan of hot water, and bake at 300° to 325° until top is lightly browned and custard does not cling to knife when blade is inserted.
Beat 5 egg whites until stiff, add 7 T.sugar.
Hand beater allows more air to be folded in.
Completely cover top of custard and return to oven until lightly browned at 325°.