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Tender Caramel Flan. A Yummy Dessert


Delicious flan is one of the most popular creamy dessert dessert - very good recipes of dessert learn more... in Spain and Latin America. There are a lot of ways to make homemade flan.

 This custard-based dessert differs from crème caramel. Flan looks more sophisticated. Still, the recipe for flan is very simple. Keep in mind that when you cook flan, there shouldn’t be any bubbles. If you follow our instructions correctly, that won’t happen.

Let’s look at the list of ingredients for flan and the recipe itself.

Ingredients for
сals/100 gr
0.75 cup
335 cals
Cream cheese
0.25 cup
320 cals
Condensed milk
1 can
440 cals
1 cup
130 cals
1 tsp
11 cals
Total calories in the prepared dish
1236 cals
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  1. Flan is a light dessert that you can cook in several minutes. Preheat the oven to 350 F.
  2. Take a saucepan and heat sugar in it. It should slowly melt and turn into golden caramel. Stir it constantly so that the caramel doesn’t burn. Remove the pan from the heat.
  3. Pour this caramel into a baking pan. Try to form an even layer on the bottom of the pan.
  4. Find another bowl and beat cream cheese in it. It should be very smooth. Slowly add the eggs one by one. Beat them with the cream cheese for 3-4 minutes.
  5. Add sweet condensed milk into the bowl. Pour evaporated milk, mixing it with the rest of the ingredients. Add vanilla and turn everything into a smooth mass.
  6. Pour all these ingredients into the pot, covered with a layer of caramel.
  7. Fill the pan with water and put it on the lower rack of the oven. Put the baking pan with the caramel flan higher. This will keep the tender homemade flan with the caramel from cracking. This way the dessert won't be spoiled.
  8. Bake your caramel flan for 1 hour. Then remove your dessert from the oven and leave it in the fridge for 8 hours to chill.
  9. If you want your dessert to be even sweeter and more tender, cover each portion of the flan with one more layer of caramel.

 If you want to know how to make flan perfect, here are several tips for you!

  •         Make sure that your creamy sweet mass is very smooth and tender. If you need, use a blender to make the filling extra creamy.
  •         When the dish is ready, leave the baking pan with the dessert for 30 minutes. It will slowly cool and when you put your flan into the fridge, the caramel layer won’t be destroyed.
  •         Serve the dish with ice cream or whipped cream. If you like, you can decorate it with sliced fruit or fresh berries.

 You can store this amazing dessert into the fridge for 2-4 days. Hope you’ll like this dessert. Bon Appetit!

Chef Andrew
My name is Andrew. I am the chef of the site "Very Tasty". This is a real creative kitchen!
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