Layered Fruity Custard

Layered Fruity Custard

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An easy and quick dessert that you can surprise your kids with at dinner! We will let you in on a secret – adults will love this too! Crunchy, husky digestive biscuits offer a perfect base for colourful, tangy fruits and creamy custard sauce. Strawberry jelly and almond slivers are like the cherry on the pie, offering a final irresistible touch to the Layered Fruity Custard.

Layered Fruity Custard recipe - How to make Layered Fruity Custard

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 2 glasses
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For The Custard Sauce
1 cup milk
4 tsp sugar
4 tsp custard powder
a few drops of vanilla essence

Other Ingredients
1/2 cup coarsely crushed digestive biscuits
1 1/2 cups chilled mixed fruit cubes (strawberry , black grapes , papaya and apple)
1/2 cup chopped strawberry jelly
1 tbsp almond (badam) slivers

For the custard sauce

    For the custard sauce
  1. Combine the custard powder and 1 tbsp milk in a small bowl, mix well and keep aside.
  2. Boil the remaining milk in a deep non-stick pan, add the sugar, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 2 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
  3. Add the custard powder – milk mixture, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute, while stirring occasionally. Keep aside to cool completely.
  4. Once cooled, add the vanilla essence and mix well and refrigerate for atleast 30 minutes.

How to proceed

    How to proceed
  1. Divide the custard sauce into 2 equal portions and keep aside.
  2. Put ¼ cup of crushed digestive biscuits in a tall serving glass.
  3. Add ¾ cup of mixed fruits evenly over it.
  4. Pour a portion of the prepared custard sauce evenly over it.
  5. Finally put ¼ cup of jelly over it and sprinkle ½ tbsp of almond slivers.
  6. Repeat steps 2 to 5 to make 1 more glass.
  7. Serve immediately
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per glass
Energy463 cal
Protein9.8 g
Carbohydrates63.4 g
Fiber4 g
Fat16.6 g
Cholesterol16 mg
Sodium47.2 mg


Layered Fruity Custard
 on 21 Dec 18 02:58 PM

Edited after original posting.
Layered Fruity Custard
 on 26 Jul 18 06:46 PM

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Tarla Dalal
27 Jul 18 09:38 AM
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Layered Fruity Custard
 on 26 Jul 18 06:45 PM

Fruit Wonder
 on 20 Jul 13 11:37 AM

Nice healthy low fat dessert. Custard, crushed biscuits and chilled fruits in a tall glass is a sure hit.