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Round pie dish Crème Brûlée

portions

4

preparation

20 min.

baking time

40 min.
  • Pre-heat the oven to 300°F.
  • Scrape out the pulp of the vanilla pod. Boil the cream, milk, sugar and the pulp together with the vanilla pod.
  • Whisk the eggs in a bowl until creamy and then add the hot cream-milk slowly, stirring continuously.
  • Place the small molds next to each other on a deep baking tray and place in the oven.
  • Pour the egg-cream-milk into the crème brûlée molds. Pour boiling water into the baking tray nearly up to the edge of the molds.
  • Close the oven and let the egg mixture set for 40 min.
  • Remove the molds, allow to cool and refrigerate.
  • Before serving the crème brûlées, sprinkle with sugar and caramelize with a Bunsen burner or under the very hot oven grill.

3/4 cup sugar + 4 tbs sugar to caramelize

1 vanilla pod

1 cup milk

1 cup cream

3 egg yolks

2 eggs