This is a pudding baked in a bath with pears
caramelised with brown sugar.
A milk pudding with a little cream,cocoa
powder and eggs .Simple but elegant dessert !
Do try this recipe and send in your feedback!
To the recipe now
1 cup milk
1/2 cup cream
2 tbsp cocoa powder
1/2 cup sugar or to taste
1 tsp cornflour / custard powder
1/2 tsp vanilla essence
1/4 tsp nutmeg powder
•Add cornflour ,cocoa powder to a bowl and
pour milk gradually.
•Mix well without lumps.
•Beat eggs, sugar ,cream together lightly in
another bowl and add to the cocoa mixture.
•Add in the rest of the ingredients.
•Pour over prepared pears and bake in a water
bath for 30 minutes.
Note : You could steam this pudding too .If you are opting to steam , caramelise the sugar and pour over sliced pears .
Ingredients to caramelise
2 pears peeled cored and sliced
Brown sugar to sprinkle on the pears
1/2 tsp ginger powder to sprinkle
•Place the cut slices of pears on each
ramekin ,sprinkle sugar and ginger powder ,
and place in oven for few minutes till the
sugar is melted (10 minutes).
•Remove and pour the milk mixture .
•Place the ramekins in a water bath and bake
in a preheated oven 180C for 30 minutes .
VARIATION: The same recipe could be tried