Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 20 mins

I love this recipe because it uses stale croissants. This recipe is from Nigella Lawson's book "Nigella Express"

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  1. Preheat oven to 356 degrees farenheit.
  2. tear croissants into pieces and put in a small gratin dish
  3. Put sugar and water into a saucepan and mix.
  4. turn on stove to medium-high heat.
  5. caremelize sugar and water by letting it bubble away without stirring until it all turns a deep ameber colour this takes 3-5 min.
  6. turn heat down to low and add cream and add milk and burbon while whisking
  7. take off heat whisk in the eggs.
  8. pour the sauce over the croissants in the gratin dish
  9. let sit about 10 min to steep.
  10. place in oven 20 min.

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