Pre-heat oven to 350° F.
Keep a tea kettle or saucepan of
boiling water ready for when you bake.
In a glass bowl combine sugar, eggs,
salt and vanilla, mix well.
Stir in milk and espresso.
Put a deep roasting
pan on the middle rack of the oven.
Using 6-6 oz. ungreased ramekins or 1-1qt.
ungreased casserole, place inside the roasting pan.
Pour custard evenly into
the ramekins or the casserole.
With the boiling water, pour around the ramekins
or casserole approximately 1” deep. Bake for 45-55 minutes or until firm to
the touch in the center.
- 3 large eggs
- ¾ cup sugar
- 1/8 tsp salt
- 2 tsp. vanilla extract
- ½ cup espresso, room temperature
- 2 ½ cups milk