Luscious Berries With Custard Sauce

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 15 mins

Delightful custard sauce poured over sun ripen berries. Land-o-Lakes Cookbook.


  1. in 2 qt saucepan cook cream over medium heat until just comes to a boil.
  2. remove from heat.
  3. meanwhile in medium bowl gradually whisk sugar and cornstrach into egg yolks. whisk until mixture is light and creamy.
  4. gradually whisk hot cream into beaten egg yolks. return mixture to same saucepan, stir in vanilla.
  5. cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until custard is thick enough to coat back of metal spoon (DO NOT boil because eggs will curdle).
  6. serve warm or cool over fresh berries.
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This is a lovely smooth, sweet & creamy custard that does go so well with fresh berries. I had it over strawberries and blueberries. Yum!! Made for Aus/NZ swap December 2009

Jen T December 19, 2009