Baked Custard Recipes

Hungry for old-fashioned baked custard recipes, just like Grandma’s? Gather around the table and serve your custard dishes with fresh fruit and sprigs of mint, just like old times.

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Maple-Apple Clafouti

5 reviews

This fruit pudding could not be easier to make! A traditional comfort food in France, it is often made with cherries. I use apples and maple syrup to give it a real Midwestern flair. —Bridget Klusman, Otsego, Michigan

Baked Custard with Cinnamon

5 reviews

Mother used to make this comforting baked custard when I was growing up on the farm. It was wonderful after...

Baked Custard

9 reviews

I first made this baked custard recipe as a teenager and still enjoy it as a winter warm-up. My dad...

Get-Well Custard

9 reviews

Whenever a friend or relative was ailing, my mother-in-law would bake some fresh custard and take it along when she...

Ghostly Custards

1 review

You'll hear shrieks of delight when these not-so-spooky pumpkin custards appear for dessert. These ghosts will be gobbled up in...

Pumpkin Custard

14 reviews

This easy Thanksgiving dessert is a refreshing departure from pumpkin pie, but it has the same good old-fashioned...

Simple Soft Baked Custard

2 reviews

The creamy texture of this soft-set custard is so inviting, you could call it comfort food. It has a pleasant...

White Chocolate Creme Brulee

3 reviews

When you want a dessert for a special occasion, try this one. Serving two, it's perfect for Valentine's Day or...

Tropical Macadamia Custard Dessert

4 reviews

"My husband’s co-workers always love my desserts," says Brenda Melancon in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, "especially the cookies and bars. So...

Delicious Maple Flan

Here's a deliciously different spin on traditional flan that's also quick and easy to prepare. Its smooth, creamy texture simply...

Coconut Custard Pudding

1 review

"Here's an easy dessert that my whole family loves," says Wilma Lincoln from Grinnell, Iowa. "I use an artificial sweetener...

Almond-Fudge Custard Pie

5 reviews

Rich chocolate and a hint of almond team up in this creamy pie from field editor Marie Hattrup, Sparks, Nevada

Blueberry Betty

Cubes of toasted raisin bread top this yummy blueberry treat that has just the right degree of sweetness. "I concocted...

Baked Pumpkin Pudding

1 review

Even after you favorite turkey dinner, you'll find room for this perfect pudding dessert—a treat served hot or cold. Mildly...

Squash Custard Pie

6 reviews

Acorn squash has been a favorite of mine since I was little and my mother baked it with sugar and...


3 reviews

This light egg custard recipe comes from a missionary friend who lives in Mexico. It's very typical of the Southwest...and...

Blender Egg Custard

12 reviews

Egg custard is an old Southern recipe. I think this one is foolproof and also quick and easy--just blend, pour...

Soft Orange Custard

15 reviews

This creamy custard with a splash of sunshiny citrus flavor can brighten any gray day. It's a light, lovely dessert!...

Pumpkin Streusel Custard

2 reviews

This is a delectable dessert for chilly fall and winter days. The streusel topping complements the smooth, spicy custard to...

Coconut Pudding

For a change of pace from the coconut, you can easily modify this recipe to make a delicious vanilla custard...

Lemon Custard in Meringue Cups

2 reviews

My husband loves lemon meringue pie. This variation is a favorite of his. I like it,'s very easy to...

Baked Custard for Two

9 reviews

Alpha Wilson, a field editor from Rosewell, New Mexico, shares a sweet treat she and husband Thomas (pictured at far...

Tiffany Cups

This mouthful is delightful and so cute in mini-ramekins. Creamy vanilla is comforting with a strong Irish Cream accent. I...

Lemon Cloud Pie

This flavorful, festive pie is my favorite for parties and family gatherings.

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Blackberry Custard Torte

8 reviews

Says Ann Fox of Austin, Texas, "Blackberries are my husband's favorite fruit, so I make this outstanding dessert especially for...

Old-Fashioned Baked Custard

6 reviews

"You likely have all the ingredients for this delicious dessert in your kitchen right now," says Melissa Bruce of Crystal...

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Coconut Pineapple Pie

8 reviews

"I found this tropical custard pie in an old church cookbook in my collection," informs Judi Oudekerk of Buffalo, Minnesota....

Creme Brulee

4 reviews

This lightened-up classic from out Test Kitchen is smooth and creamy with a pleasant vanilla flavor. Instead of broiling the...

Lemon Pudding Cake

15 reviews

My husband, Lloyd, loves this cake because it tastes like lemon meringue pie. The cake is no-fuss and makes just...

Best Rhubarb Pie

13 reviews

MY MOTHER always made Rhubarb Custard Pie with the first rhubarb picked. It's one of my earliest memories of a...