Indulge in the creamy, dreamy world of fruit custard, a classic dessert that’s both comforting and elegant. This recipe brings together the lush freshness of seasonal fruits with the smooth richness of custard. Whether you're a seasoned chef or a kitchen newbie, this fruit custard is straightforward to make and is sure to become a family favorite. Let’s whip up a bowl of this delightful dessert using the freshest fruits from PlantOGram!
- 2 cups of milk
- 3-4 tablespoons sugar (adjust to taste)
- 2 tablespoons custard powder (vanilla flavor)
- A variety of PlantOGram fruits (such as mango, lychee, dragon fruit)
- A pinch of cardamom powder (optional)
- Mint leaves for garnish
Step 1: Prepare the Custard:
- Mix and Heat: In a small bowl, mix the custard powder with ¼ cup of milk to make a lump-free paste. Heat the remaining milk in a saucepan, adding sugar to it. Bring it to a light boil.
- Combine: Gradually add the custard paste to the boiling milk, stirring continuously to avoid lumps.
- Simmer: Cook the mixture on low heat until it thickens, then remove from the stove. Add cardamom powder for a hint of spice.
Step 2: Chop the Fruits:
- Slice and Dice: Clean and chop your selected PlantOGram fruits into bite-sized pieces.
- Chill: Refrigerate the chopped fruits until the custard is ready to be served.
Step 3: Assemble the Custard:
- Cool the Custard: Let the custard cool to room temperature, then chill it in the refrigerator.
- Fruity Mix: Once chilled, gently fold the fruits into the custard. Reserve some fruit for topping.
Step 4: Serve with Flair:
- Garnish: Pour the fruit custard into serving bowls. Garnish with the reserved fruits and a sprig of mint.
- Chill and Serve: For the best flavor, let the custard chill for an hour before serving.
There you have it – a delightful bowl of fruit custard, combining the creamy texture of custard with the juicy burst of fresh fruits. This dessert is not only a treat to the taste buds but also visually appealing, making it perfect for any occasion.
Discover the variety of fruits available at PlantOGram.com to create your custom version of this classic dessert. Whether you stick to the recipe or get creative with your fruit choices, the result is sure to be delicious!