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Vanilla Bean Creme Brulee’ Recipe

Decadent Dessert Recipe

Creme Brulee’ looks so incredibly complicated and yet the ingredients are simple.

Somehow just the right combination creates food you can taste with your eyes from farm fresh ingredients and a blow torch!

Creme brulee simple recipe for custard dessert dish video directions video


Vanilla Bean Creme Brulee’ Recipe
Recipe Type: Dessert
Author: Chrissy Morin
Serves: 4 – 6
Decadent creamy crunchy sweet treat.
  • 4 egg yolks
  • 6 tablespoons white sugar, divided
  • 1 vanilla bean
  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • white or gourmet sugar for the crunchy top
  • Fresh berries to garnish
  1. The video below does a fantastic job of leading you through the recipe step by step.
  2. To add that special color to this eye candy dessert take one large strawberry for each dish, slice each 3 times and squeeze gently to fan out for garnish. Fresh raspberries are also nice as a garnish and flavor accompaniment.

Number of servings depends on ramekin size.

This YouTube Video does a wonderful job of showing you step by step how to make gourmet perfect creme brulee’.

Creme Brulee’ supplies include these pretty white Ramekins from Macy’s for $22 or this

Oggi Creme Brulee Set, 5 Piece $29.99 from Macy’s

Sweet, decadent creme brulee is the perfect finish to any meal. This set features everything you need to make the classic dessert, including a culinary torch to achieve that crispy, caramelized sugar top.


    • Clumsy Gourmet Recipes says

      I’ll have to agree with you there Jenny…. I would like to get one of those little blow torches so I could make them at home! but then again.. maybe that would be too dangerous! :)