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Caramel Custard 
8th-Aug-2010 08:07 am
goddamnit
Caramel pudding is one of my favorite desserts, but it's one of those things I'm afraid of trying to make at home. It's like the holy grail of sweet silk to me and I'm always on the hunt for bigger and better ones to slice through with my spoon.

So imagine my excitement when I found that Australia's Breadtalk spinoff, Breadtop sold them.



This tiny cup cost AUD$2.50. For the same price, I would've got a cup triple the size at Singapore's Tampopo Deli. Nonetheless, beggars can't be choosers, so I tucked in.



Pushing my little plastic spoon through the custard top, the liquid caramel squirted out and was a lot runnier than I expected. The custard itself was smooth, but certainly not the silkiest out there.


Breadtop
Garden City, Kiosk K218, Westfield Garden City
Upper Mt Gravatt QLD 4122
Tel: +61 7 3420 6388

Garden City, Shopp 1122, Westfield Garden City
Upper Mt Gravatt QLD 4122
Tel: +61 7 3219 3168

Opening times:
Mon - Wed and Fri, 8:00am - 6:00pm
Thu, 8:00am - 9:00pm
Sat - Sun, 8:00am - 5:30pm
Comments 
7th-Aug-2010 11:19 pm (UTC)
Julia Child's recipe is good. Made it and loveeed it.
9th-Aug-2010 05:41 am (UTC)
Do not have her cookbook. What's that book website you go to that's not Amazon?
9th-Aug-2010 07:00 am (UTC)
who needs the cookbook?

Also, I think you are referring to Book depository?
9th-Aug-2010 10:46 am (UTC)
But I must have the cookbooooooook. XD
9th-Aug-2010 10:48 am (UTC)
lol i agree with that sentiment actually. I got mine from Myers when they were having a massive sale. XD
8th-Aug-2010 02:04 am (UTC)
Jason looked over, while I was reading this, and went "Oooooo... custard!" I said, "Caramel," and he started salivating.

I'm seeing a creme brulee without the fire. :)
9th-Aug-2010 05:42 am (UTC)
Hehehehe, blowtorch not required is always a good thing.
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