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Strawberry Custard Brulée
Source: The Holly Clegg Trim and Terrific Cookbook, ©2002 by Holly Clegg

A rich strawberry custard topped with a hard sugar crust.

Rating:
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 5 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 99.4
Total Carbs 19.1 g
Dietary Fiber 0.9 g
Sugars 15.4 g
Total Fat 1.1 g
Saturated Fat 0.3 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.2 g
Potassium 80.2 mg
Protein 3.6 g
Sodium 45.4 mg
Dietary Exchanges
, 1/2 Fruits , 1/2 Meat , 1/2 Milk , 1 Other Carbs
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Servings
Ingredients

1 1/2 cup  fresh strawberries
2 tbsp  sugar
1 1/2 tbsp  cornstarch
1 each  eggs
1 cup  fat free milk
2 tbsp  plain nonfat yogurt
0 1/2 tsp  vanilla extract
2 tbsp  packed light brown sugar
Directions
  1. Divide the strawberries among 5 (4- to 6-ounce) ramekins or custard cups; set aside.
  2. In a saucepan, combine the sugar and cornstarch; stir well. Add the egg and gradually stir in the milk. Cook over low heat for 7 to 10 minutes or until thickened, stirring constantly. Remove from heat; cool 5 minutes. Fold in the yogurt and vanilla, mixing well.
  3. Spoon the custard mixture evenly over the strawberries. Place the ramekins on a baking sheet. Sprinkle the top with the brown sugar. Broil 4 inches from heat for about 2 minutes, or until the sugar melts, or brown the tops with a miniature kitchen torch. Serve immediately or refrigerate.

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