Vanilla Crème Brûlée

Vanilla Crème Brûlée


You can add crushed pistachios before serving.

  • 4


  • Very easy


  • Prep time

  • Cook time


  • 4 egg yolks
  • 10 Tbsp sugar, divided
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 cups whipping cream, heated


1. Preheat the oven to 325°F.

2. Place egg yolks, 6 Tbsp. of sugar and vanilla in the bowl fitted with the whisk. Mix at speed 7 for 1 minute. After 30 seconds, add cream through the lid.

3. Divide the mixture among 4 (6 oz.) ramekins or custard cups.

4. Place the ramekins in a baking pan and carefully pour boiling water into the pan until it comes halfway up the sides of the ramekins. Bake for 35-40 minutes or until custards are set when gently shaken. Remove custards from the water bath, cool to room temperature and refrigerate until firm.

5. To serve, spread 1 Tbsp. of the remaining sugar evenly on top of each ramekin and heat with a kitchen blowtorch until the sugar caramelizes.