Easily Made in 5 Minutes! Microwaved Custard Cream

Easily Made in 5 Minutes! Microwaved Custard Cream

Made with readily available ingredients!
Takes only a short time in the microwave!
Doesn't use a burner so kids can make this, too.
This easy custard cream has an infinite number of uses!


80-90 ml
Egg yolk
Flour (cake flour)
1 tablespoon (as needed)
1 tablespoon (as needed)
Vanilla oil
3 drops


1. Heat the milk in the microwave for 50 seconds on 500W.
2. Dissolve the sugar into the milk.
3. Add the flour. Even if you don't sift it, it will be fine if you mix it in well!
4. At this point is has probably already cooled down. Add the egg yolk and mix it in evenly.
5. Optionally add some flavoring.
6. Mix and then lightly cover with plastic wrap. (Just place it on top.)
7. Microwave for 40 seconds.
8. Mix. Repeat Steps 7-8. First heat for 40 seconds, then 30 seconds, then 10 seconds. Check the consistency each time you mix.
9. It should thicken up gradually.
10. Try freezing this custard, coating the surface with sugar and caramelizing the sugar using a blowtorch. It's transformed into a delicious crema Catalana!

Story Behind this Recipe

Basically, I didn't want to take the time to make custard cream, so I looked at various recipes and kept rearranging them!
This quick custard cream can be used in apple pies, cream puffs, custard puddings, etc...
If this custard cream is useful to you when you cook, I'd be so happy!