Caramel Custard
 
Ingredients
  • 1½ c. sugar, divided
  • 6 eggs
  • 3 c. milk
  • 2 tsp. vanilla extract
Instructions
  1. In a large heavy saucepan, cook and stir ¾ cup sugar over low heat until sugar is melted and golden. Pour into eight 6-oz. custard cups, tilting to coat bottom of cup; let stand for 10 minutes.
  2. In a large bowl, beat the eggs, milk, vanilla and remaining sugar until combined but not foamy. Pour over caramelized sugar.
  3. Place the cups in two 8-in. square baking pans. Pour boiling water in pans to a depth of 1 in. Bake at 350° for 40-45 minutes or until a knife inserted near center comes out clean. Remove from pans to cool on wire racks.
  4. To unmold, run a knife around rim of cup and invert onto dessert place. Serve warm or chilled.
Recipe by Repinable Recipes at http://repinablerecipes.com/caramel-custard/