Almond Cream Sauce for Steamed Date Pudding

Trish Morris

By
@Habibisca

Oh so almondy rich goodness


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Rating:

Serves:

8

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1/2 c
sugar
1/2 tsp
salt
3 Tbsp
corn starch
2 c
milk, you can use cream if you want it richer
2
eggs
2 Tbsp
butter
1 tsp
almond extract
1 c
whipped cream, unsweetened

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix sugar, salt and cornstarch in a sauce pan and mix thoroughly. Gradually stir in milk and blend till smooth.
2
Set over med. heat stirring constantly until it bubbles. Remove from heat
3
In a separate bowl whisk eggs and then gradually add hot mix in, whisking while you do it to prevent the eggs from scrambling. Put the mixture back on the heat till it bubbles once again. Remove and add Almond extract and butter. Stir just till the butter in melted and combined.
4
Place plastic wrap directly on the sauce to prevent a skin forming. Place in fridge till cold.
5
When your ready to serve. Whip the whipping cream till stiff (don't add sugar, the sauce will have enough sweetness) fold the whip cream into the almond cream and server over Warm Date Pudding
6
You can use this for any cake or tarts, ect. Enjoy
7
*time for me to get on the tredmill*

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: English
Other Tag: Heirloom