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Classic Custard Sauce

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Ingredients
  Milk 1⁄2 Pint
  Cornflour 2 Teaspoon (Leveled)
  Castor sugar 1 Ounce (25 Gram)
  Egg 1
  Vanilla essence 2 Drop (Few Drops)
Directions

GETTING READY
1) In a small basin, combine 2-3 tablespoons of the milk, add the cornflour and blend thoroughly.

MAKING
2) Heat the remaining milk in a pan to just under boiling point.
3) Remove the pan from the heat and stir into the cornflour mixture.
4) Blend well and pour back into the saucepan.
5) Bring up to the boil stirring all the time until thickened.
6) Simmer for 1-2 minutes, then draw off the heat.
7) Stir in the sugar, the lightly-mixed egg and a few drops of vanilla essence.
8) Strain into a heated jug.

SERVING
9) Serve the sustard sauce with hot pies and puddings.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Continental
Method: 
Simmering
Dish: 
Sauce
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Drink: 
Milk
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes

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