Baked chocolate and strawberry custard
I believe celebration of love is incomplete without chocolate.But again do we really need a reason to have chocolate.I was craving for something chocolaty and this was the quickest dessert that I had prepared.There was some strawberries in the refrigerator and they go really well with chocolates
- 125 gm dark chocolate
- 1 cup milk
- 1 cup cream full fat
- 2 eggs
- 2 egg yolks
- 1/2 cup brown sugar
- 1 vanilla bean seed , scraped
- strawberries enough for the custard
Pre-heat oven to 150 degree.
In a double boiler mix dark chocolate,milk and cream.Stir until the chocolate melted andthe mixture is hot(not boiling).
3.In another medium bowl whisk together eggs.egg yolks and brown sugar until sugar isdissolved.
Pour hot chocolate mixture into the egg mixture,whisking continuously. Mix untileverything is well combined.
Cut strawberries into half and spread as a layer in ramekins.
Pour the chocolate mixture into the ramekins.
In a big deep baking pan place prepared ramekins,fill the pan with hot water till halfthe height of ramekins.
Bake for 35 mins or until the custard is set. Serve chilled.