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How to make delicious vanilla custard

This luxurious vanilla custard is so versatile and can be used in so many recipes. Try it with my ultimate apple pie or spicy apple crumble - I have guides for those recipes too. Enjoy!

4
STEPS
INGREDIENTS
Whisk the egg yolks and sugar in a bowl

Whisk the egg yolks and sugar in a bowl

Heat the cream and milk in a pan over a medium heat

Heat the cream and milk in a pan over a medium heat

Add the vanilla extract to the egg and mix

Add the vanilla extract to the egg and mix

Slowly add the milk and cream to the egg mixture whilst whisking

Slowly add the milk and cream to the egg mixture whilst whisking

Pour everything back into the pan and heat over medium heat, stirring continuously

Pour everything back into the pan and heat over medium heat, stirring continuously

The custard is ready when you can draw your finger across the back of a wooden spoon coated in the custard and the line stays

Serve!!  I had mine with my spicy apple crumble.   Enjoy!

Serve!! I had mine with my spicy apple crumble. Enjoy!

  • 3.0ml Egg yolks
  • 40.0g Caster sugar
  • 250.0ml Double cream
  • 250.0ml Milk
  • 1.0tsp Vanilla extract