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Microwave Creme Brulee

Go Microwave-Gourmet with this quick Creme Brulee!

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups heavy cream
  • 4 egg yolks
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Steps

  1. In a microwave safe measuring cup, add 1 1/2 cups heavy cream. Heat in microwave for 2 minutes.
  2. In a bowl, add 4 egg yolks, 1/4 cup sugar, and 1 teaspoon vanilla extract. Whisk until combined. Add hot heavy cream in a steady stream, whisking eggs constantly. Pour cream mixture back into measuring cup. .
  3. In a microwave safe shallow dish, add water 3/4 of the way full, add 3 ramekins and pour cream mixture into ramekins. Microwave on high power for 4 - 5 minutes until set. Remove from microwave and let cool completely in shallow dish, then transfer to microwave and chill for 2 hours.
  4. Add 1 teaspoon sugar per ramekin and burn with creme brulee torch. Enjoy immediately.