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Creme Brulee

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Ingredients
  Egg yolks 6
  White sugar 6 Tablespoon
  Vanilla extract 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Heavy cream 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
  Brown sugar 2 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat oven to 300 degree F.

MAKING
2. In a mixing bowl, combine egg yolk, 4 tablespoons of sugar, and vanilla. Beat until thick and creamy.
3. Place a saucepan on low heat, and pour cream in it. Stir and heat cream until it almost comes to a boil. Remove the pan from heat.
4. Gradually pour cream into the egg yolk mixture. Beat well.
5. Pour the mixture back into the pan and place it on top of double boiler. Stir and cook for 3 minutes or until the mixture lightly coats the back of a spoon.
6. Remove the pan from heat and immediately pour the mixture into a shallow heat proof dish.
7. Place the dish in oven and bake for 30 minutes. Remove the dish from oven and let it cool to room temperature.
8. In a small bowl combine the remaining 2 tablespoon of sugar and brown sugar. Mix well.
9. Sprinkle the sugar evenly over custard.
10. Turn the oven to broil. Place the dish in oven and broil for about 2 minutes or until sugar melts. Remove the dish from oven and allow it to cool.

SERVING
11. Top Creme Brulee with your favorite berries and serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
French
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Egg Yolk
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
45 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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