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Donna's Favorite Classic Creme Brulee Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Auntie Donna
Added: Wednesday, November 21, 2007

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
8 egg yolks
1/3 c. granulated sugar
2 c. heavy cream
1 tsp. pure vanilla extract
granulated sugar for carmelized tops

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 300

In a large bowl, whisk together egg yolks and sugar until the sugar has dissolved and the mixture is thick and pale yellow. Add cream and vanilla. Continue to whisk until well-blended.

Divide mixture into ramekins or custard cups. I pour the mixture through a strainer to omit bubbles.

Place in a water bath. Bake until set around the edges but loose in the center (40-45 mins).

Remove from oven and leave in the water bath until cool. Chill at least 2 hours.

 

 

 

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