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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
  • ½ 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.