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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Caramel Creme Brulee

4 reviews

This recipe comes out perfect every time and it's always a crowd-pleaser! A torch works best to get the sugar caramelized while keeping the rest of the custard cool. You may want to use more sugar to create a thicker, more even crust on top. —Jenna Fleming, Lowville, New York

Burnt Custard

4 reviews

The recipe for this smooth-as-silk custard came from a local restaurant years ago. With its broiled topping it looks pretty...


Rum Raisin Creme Brulee

Inspired by a favorite ice cream flavor, I created this make-ahead recipe to free up some time in the kitchen....


Lemon Creme Brulee

1 review

Here’s a refreshing, tangy twist on a classic. Don’t have the kitchen torch traditionally used for creme brulee? Simply pop...


Cinnamon-Spiced Pumpkin Flan

3 reviews

I love pumpkin and decided to add it to a traditional recipe for flan. It's an interesting change of pace...

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...


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!...

Classic Creme Brulee

8 reviews

My favorite dessert is this creme brulee recipe. Recently I was at a party where the guests finished off their...


Tiffany Cups

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


Eggnog Custard

We give a twist to traditional eggnog by using it to make these individual, creamy custards.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen


Red Raspberry Creme Brulee

2 reviews

A "berry" enticing twist on traditional creme brulee, my rich, creamy dessert makes the perfect ending to a romantic meal...

Italian Flan

This rich, silky custard has a hint of coffee flavor and it's is draped with a luscious caramel sauce. It...


Big Sweet Potato Flan

Guests are always delighted to see this creamy custard on the dessert table at holiday dinners. I've used squash instead...


Chocolate-Raspberry Creme Brulee

1 review

Just when I thought nothing could beat the specialness of creme brulee, I created this decadent version that stars rich...


Chocolate Lover’s Custards

1 review

Just one spoonful of this custard, and you’ll be hooked and request it for every special occasion. Smooth and rich...