Baked Custard Recipes

Hungry for old-fashioned baked custard recipes, just like Grandma’s? Gather around the table and serve your custard dishes with fresh fruit and sprigs of mint, just like old times.

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    Ginger Tea Pumpkin Custard

    I created this recipe when I was first attending photography school. I realized I didn't have any of my usual spices, so out came the ginger tea. The result was wonderful and subtle. Even though I missed my kitchen at home, it was nice to have this comforting pumpkin custard. —Rhonda Adkins, Great Falls, Montana

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    Maple-Apple Clafouti

    5 reviews

    This fruit pudding could not be easier to make! A traditional comfort food in France, it is often made with...


    Ghostly Custards

    1 review

    You'll hear shrieks of delight when these not-so-spooky pumpkin custards appear for dessert. These ghosts will be gobbled up in...


    Vanilla Flan

    Sweet, creamy and comforting, flan is a universally known Spanish dessert. The rich treat is the perfect finale to a...


    Chocolate Lover’s Custards

    1 review

    Just one spoonful of this custard, and you’ll be hooked and request it for every special occasion. Smooth and rich...

    Baked Pumpkin Pudding

    1 review

    Even after you favorite turkey dinner, you'll find room for this perfect pudding dessert—a treat served hot or cold. Mildly...


    Old-Fashioned Baked Custard

    5 reviews

    "You likely have all the ingredients for this delicious dessert in your kitchen right now," says Melissa Bruce of Crystal...

    Creamy Caramel Custard

    Although my husband isn't a fan of egg-custard desserts, he finds this one irresistible. It's rich and velvety— a perfect...


    Burnt Custard

    4 reviews

    The recipe for this smooth-as-silk custard came from a local restaurant years ago. With its broiled topping it looks pretty...


    Custard Meringue Pie

    1 review

    Each bite of this light and fluffy pie will nearly melt in your mouth. The cracker-crumb crust holds a smooth...


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    Caramel Custard

    10 reviews

    My husband and I have enjoyed this simple custard recipe many times, especially after a Tex-Mex meal. In fact, I've...

    Hazelnut Pots de Creme

    White chocolate and toasted ground hazelnuts make a heavenly combination in this rich, silky custard. Guests are sure to rave...


    Sweetheart Custard Dessert

    3 reviews

    Your special valentine will think you bought this gorgeous confection at a bakery! Kathy Zielicke of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin...


    Coconut Custard Pudding

    1 review

    "Here's an easy dessert that my whole family loves," says Wilma Lincoln from Grinnell, Iowa. "I use an artificial sweetener...


    Delicious Maple Flan

    Here's a deliciously different spin on traditional flan that's also quick and easy to prepare. Its smooth, creamy texture simply...


    Eggnog Custard

    We give a twist to traditional eggnog by using it to make these individual, creamy custards.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen

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    This mouthful is delightful and so cute in mini-ramekins. Creamy vanilla is comforting with a strong Irish Cream accent. I...


    Custard Puddings

    Traditional custard pudding is old-fashioned comfort food at its finest. An appealing almond flavor comes through in every spoonful.—Bonnie Simpson,...


    Raisin Custard Pie

    2 reviews

    A comforting, old-fashioned dessert, this custard pie is one of my mom's best. The fluffy meringue makes it look so...


    Apple Turnovers with Custard

    I'm almost finished writing my own cookbook. When I was working on the apple section, I knew I had to...


    Warm Banana Pudding

    1 review

    I've enjoyed my mother's pudding for as long as I can remember. She and I revised it, using a sugar...


    Macadamia-Crusted Custards

    Sized just right for a twosome, these elegant nut-crusted custards make a simple but scrumptious finale for any meal. “Best...


    Creamy Orange Flans

    The smooth, velvety texture and vibrant orange flavor makes these individual flans a delightful way to end a spring meal....


    Almond-Fudge Custard Pie

    3 reviews

    Rich chocolate and a hint of almond team up in this creamy pie from field editor Marie Hattrup, Sparks, Nevada

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    Lemon Cake Custard

    “This old-time dessert is still a wonderful finale to a meal,” writes Brenda Sanders of Hampstead, North Carolina. “I hope...


    Flan de Vanilla

    Flan is a traditional Mexican dessert with many variations. My version is sweet with a pleasant vanilla flavor...


    Soft Baked Custard

    The creamy texture of this soft-set custard is so inviting, you could call it comfort food. It has a pleasant...


    Grandma’s Baked Rice Custard

    While growing up in Italy in the 1900s, my mother lived a very basic life. But when Easter Sunday arrived,...


    Peach and Raspberry Clafouti

    1 review

    Clafouti is a custard-like dessert made with fresh fruit and batter in a baking dish. It is so wonderful to...


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    Raspberry Custard Meringue

    Whenever I serve this meringue at a dinner, I can count on one thing—hearing a few husbands asking their wives...