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Gingerbread Crème Brûlée

Entice holiday guests with the creamy decadence and unique gingerbread flavor of this indulgent treat.

Gingerbread Crème Brûlée
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  • Skill Level
    Intermediate
  • Makes
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Ingredients

  • 1 cup Gingerbread Latte or Pumpkin Spice Flavor NESTLÉ COFFEE-MATE Liquid Coffee Creamer
  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 5 large egg yolks
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 5 tablespoons light brown sugar

Instructions

PREHEAT oven to 350° F.

PLACE Coffee-mate, cream, granulated sugar and salt in medium saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, for 4 to 5 minutes or until sugar is dissolved. Beat egg yolks in medium bowl; gradually whisk cream mixture into egg yolks. Stir in vanilla extract.

POUR mixture into five 6-ounce custard cups. Place cups in 13 x 9-inch baking pan; fill pan with hot water to 1-inch depth. Loosely cover with foil.

BAKE for 1 hour, 10 minutes or until gently set in center. Remove to wire rack to cool slightly. Refrigerate for several hours or overnight.

PREHEAT broiler. Sprinkle each crème brûlée evenly with brown sugar. Broil for 2 minutes or until sugar is melted and caramelized. Refrigerate for 30 minutes or until topping hardens.