Here are today's five thing to know about Vanilla Custard
- Custard is a variety of culinary preparations based on a cooked mixture of milk or cream and egg yolk.
- Depending on how much egg or thickener is used,custard may vary in consistency from a thin pouring sauce (crème anglaise),to a thick pastry cream used to fill éclairs.
- The most common custards are used as desserts or dessert sauces and typically include sugar and vanilla.
- Custard bases may also be used for quiches and other savory 188bet体育foods.
- Sometimes flour,corn starch,or gelatin is added as in pastry cream or creme patissiere.
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