Creme Brulee

La Cocina de Babel
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Creme Brulee
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Description

Nothing says luxury like a creamy creme brulee dessert. Indulge yourself with this rich dessert featuring a caramelized crust. Flavored with whole vanilla bean, lemon peel, and orange peel, each bite has a warm citrusy flavor. The brown sugar on top can be caramelized either with a blowtorch or under the broiler. Elegantly served in individually sized ramekins these creme brulee cups are a great dessert option when entertaining guests.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 liter milk
  • 1 vanilla beans (sliced lengthwise in half)
  • 1 orange peel
  • 1 lemon peel
  • 4 egg yolks
  • 125 grams sugar
  • 10 grams corn starch
  • 4 teaspoons brown sugar

Directions

  1. 1In a pot, heat the milk up with the vanilla bean, orange peel, and lemon peel.
  2. 2When it starts to boil, turn off the heat and remove the solids.
  3. 3In another bowl, whisk together the egg yolks, sugar, and cornstarch.
  4. 4Constantly whisking, incorporate the egg yolk mixture into the hot milk.
  5. 5Put the milk back on low heat until it thickens.
  6. 6Pour the thickened cream into 4 individual ramekins and let cool.
  7. 7Sprinkle 1 teaspoon of brown sugar over the top of each ramekin and caramelize it either using a handheld flame or the broiler of the oven.
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NutritionView more

290Calories
Sodium4%DV100mg
Fat12%DV8g
Protein18%DV9g
Carbs15%DV45g
Fiber0%DV0g

PER SERVING *

Calories290Calories from Fat70
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat8g12%
Saturated Fat3.5g18%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol220mg73%
Sodium100mg4%
Potassium310mg9%
Protein9g18%
Calories from Fat70
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate45g15%
Dietary Fiber0g0%
Sugars42g84%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.