• prep: 20 min
  • cook: 30 min
  • total: 50 min
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  • Summary

    This crème brûlée recipe is shockingly easy to make at home – but it can be our little secret. Crème brûlée radiates elegance, indulgence and luxury, characterized by the crisp caramelized sugar shell giving way to the lusciously creamy custard. All you need are egg yolks, heavy cream, vanilla, salt and sugar to make this recipe. And don’t worry, you do NOT need a crème brûlée torch – I’ll show you how to make the solid caramelized sugar topping in your oven! This foolproof crème brûlée recipe includes step-by-step photos and tips for success so you can make the best crème brûlée recipe of your life. You will also love that this crème brûlée recipe is make ahead friendly!

    Ingredients

    • 2 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 5 large egg yolks (at room temperature)
    • 1/2 cup granulated sugar (divided)
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
    • 1/4 cup granulated sugar

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 0 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 0 mg 0%
    • Calcium: 0 mg 0%
    • Potassium: 0 mg 0%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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