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Basic Custard Recipe

Basic Custard is a popular Anglo-Indian Dessert
Author :
On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Festive Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
Anglo-Indian Recipe
Technique :
Boil Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 4
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  • 2 cups - cold Milk
  • 4 tbsp - Sugar
  • 1 tsp - cornflour
  • 2 - eggs
  • How to Make Basic Custard:

    1. Separate the egg yolks from the whites and whisk the whites to a stiff froth.
    2. Mix the yolks with the cold milk, cornflour and sugar and beat well.
    3. Place this mixture on very low heat and stir constantly until it thickens.
    4. Do not boil.
    5. When the mixture is sufficiently thick, top with the beaten egg whites and cook for 2 more minutes without mixing on low heat.
    6. Cool and serve.


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