Yummy Banana Custard

Here is your yummy banana custard on its way! It's so tasty even mum and dad will find themselves eating some!

PREPARATION- Takes 10 minutes

  • 1/2 pint of semi-skimmed milk
  • 1 tbsp custard powder
  • 1 ripe banana
  • Pinch of vanilla bean powder (optional)

    Put the custard powder into a medium sized heat-proof bowl, adding 3 tablespoonfuls of milk and stir. Place the rest of the milk into a saucepan and slowly bring to the boil.

    Pour the boiling milk into the dissolved custard bowl and mix and stir thoroughly. Pour the contents of the bowl back into the saucepan and continue to heat and stir until custard thickens.

    If you are adding a pinch of vanilla bean powder, sprinkle some in now, it adds a beautiful authentic smell and taste to the recipe. You can buy it at any good supermarket or deli.

    Place your slices of fruit in a dish and pour the custard over the fruit. Be sure that the custard has cooled down before serving.

    This recipe makes 2-4 servings. It is best to make just before serving but will keep well in the fridge for anything up to an hour.

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