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Custard December 24, 2013

Filed under: Desserts,Uncategorized — pimom @ 13:40
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1 cup sugar

3 tablespoons cornstarch

6 eggs, preferable organic (organic eggs are a nicer color and flavor)

3 cups whole milk

I vanilla pod (optional)

2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Sift and mix the sugar and cornstarch together.  Whisk eggs.  Add eggs to sugar mixture.  Add milk.  Scrape the seeds out of the vanilla pod and add to mixture.  Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until the custard thickens.  Remove from heat.  Add the vanilla extract.  Stir to cool.  Finish cooling in a refrigerator.


Bourbon Baking Cranberries/Raisins Recipe January 23, 2010

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Bourbon Baking Cranberries/Raisin

When I bake cookies or breads that call for any kind of dried fruit, cranberries or raisins, I always soak them in bourbon first.  My favorite is Maker’s Mark, it’s worth the extra $$.  The fruit does not taste alcoholly, just extra yummy.