Source: Nestle® Very Best Baking

Baked Custard
Baked custards are so simple, and the results are like a big vanilla hug. This is comfort food at its finest.
Serves: 6
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 35 minutes


4 large eggs
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 can (12 oz.) NESTLÉ ® Carnation ® Evaporated Milk
1 cup water
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg, for garnish

PREHEAT oven to 350 degrees F.

COMBINE eggs, sugar and salt in large mixer bowl. Add evaporated milk, water and vanilla extract; beat until mixed. Pour into six 6-ounce custard cups. Sprinkle with nutmeg. Place cups in 13x9-inch baking pan; fill pan with hot water to 1-inch depth.

BAKE for 35 to 40 minutes or until knife inserted near center comes out clean. Remove cups to wire rack to cool completely. Refrigerate until ready to serve.