Florentine Doughnuts with Vanilla Custard

Bombolini | Florentine Doughnuts

Bomboloni are the yeast doughnuts found in many a Florentine cafe. Simple to make, irresistible to eat, they make for a glorious dessert.

  • (1)
  • 1 H, 25 M
  • 3 H, 35 M
  • 2
A slice of peach cream tart garnished with a mint sprig on a white plate with a fork, and a glass of milk in the background.

Peach Cream Tart

For this tart, a shortbread cookie crust cradles a sweet sour-cream custard and peach slices. A trip to the oven makes everything irresistibly golden.

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  • 35 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 8
Self-Saucing Chocolate Pudding

Hot Chocolate Puddings

These just-the-right-size cakes have a crisp, brownie-like surface, a moist, pudding-like center, and, lurking beneath, a blissful pool of fudge sauce.

  • (2)
  • 10 M
  • 35 M
  • 17

Cherry-Chocolate Creme Brulee

A cackled crust of caramelized sugar covers a sensually sinful, silky custard flavored with dark chocolate that complements the sour cherries inside.

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  • 30 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
  • 2
English Trifle with Pears and Dried Cherries

English Trifle with Dried Cherries

Trifle, a layered dessert of sponge or pound cake, creme Anglaise, fruit and fresh whipped cream, has been showing up at Christmas dinners for centuries.

  • (1)
  • 50 M
  • 6 H
  • 2
Egg cup filled with Tahitian cream custard, two vanilla beans, on a pile of sugar

Tahitian Crème Anglaise

This Creme anglaise, a rich custard sauce that can be served hot or cold, is flavored with Tahitian vanilla beans, noted for their intense vanilla flavor.

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  • 25 M
  • 4 H, 35 M
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A white bowl of Portuguese golden soup, or sopa dourada, filled with slices of sponge cake and a custard sauce

Sopa Dourada ~ Portuguese Golden Soup

Slices of sponge cake are dipped in a sugar syrup, drizzled with a custard sauce, and sprinkled with cinnamon in this Portuguese Christmas tradition.

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  • 20 M
  • 20 M
  • 0
Portuguese Coconut Custard Tarts

Queijadas De Coco

Um creme cremoso salpicado de flocos de coco doce. Isso é o que você pode esperar de pasteis de coco, um clássico de sobremesa de Portugal.

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  • 10 M
  • 50 M
  • 0