- 7 eggs plus one egg yolk
- ½ cup cold milk
- ½ cup sugar and ¾ cup sugar
- 1 quart of milk, warmed
- 1 TBS vanilla
- dash of salt
1.Melt ¾ cup sugar in a heavy pot over low heat.
2.With the melted sugar, coat the bottom and sides of a 1½ quart oven-proof casserole dish.
3.Beat eggs, adding warm milk alternately with ½ cup sugar until light but not foamy. Add ½ cup of cold milk, vanilla, salt. Pour over melted sugar in casserole.
4.Place in a pan of hot water and bake 75 minutes at 350 degrees until firm or until a silver knife is clean when removed from the flan's center.
5.Refrigerate until well chilled. Invert onto a dish and slice.
- Jersey Fresh Recipes, public domain government resource -- original source of recipe