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Old 01-15-2006, 09:41 AM   #1
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Perfect Flan

This is the best way to make flan I have ever found, and I have experimented alot.......so simple too.....

5 whole eggs
2 egg yolks
1 tsp vanilla
1 can evaporated milk

2 cups sugar melted

melt sugar in saucepan, put in ramekins....add custard mix, bake @350 in water bath about 30-40 minutes and wallah!

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Old 01-15-2006, 09:52 AM   #2
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Do you sweeten the filling? Mine is very similar except you add one can of "sweetened" condensed milk and one can of evaporated milk and an extra cup of whole milk. I use a lot less on the melted sugar.
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Old 01-15-2006, 10:21 AM   #3
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Nope....just 1 can of evaporated milk....the sweetness comes from the carmelized sugar....not neccesary to add it to the custard. It's so simple it's almost ridiculous, but the evaporated milk is the key!
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