How To Make Creme Brulee

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Jun. 26, 2015

This is an awesomely awesome Crème brûlée recipe that is super simple and super delicious- no blow torch, no broiler. Fancy, easy, delicious. What more could one ask for in a dessert?


Heavy cream/1/2 cup milk and 1 1/4 cup cream 1 3/4 Cup (28 tbs)
Vanilla pod/2 tsp vanilla extract 1 , split, seeds scraped
Granulated sugar 1/3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
Egg yolks 3
Water 3 Tablespoon
For caramelising:
Granulated sugar 3/4 Cup (12 tbs)
Water 4 Tablespoon



Preheat oven to 200°F/ 100°C.


In a saucepan, combine cream, vanilla seeds, vanilla pod and bring to boil. Strain into another bowl.

In a bowl, whisk together egg yolks and sugar until light and frothy.

Add hot cream mixture into egg mixture and mix well.

Place ramekins on baking tray and pour 3/4cup with mixture.

Pop into oven and bake for 1 hour. Cool completely and chill for at least 3 hours.

In a saucepan, caramelize sugar and pour over chill custards.



Serve and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 60 Minutes
Ready In: 60 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 407Calories from Fat 246

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 28 g43.1%

Saturated Fat 16 g80%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 30 mg1.25%

Total Carbohydrates 39 g13%

Dietary Fiber %

Sugars 36 g

Protein 3 g6%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet