Bird's Custard Powder
98p (32.7p per 100g)
Original homemade taste. Contains no artificial colours. Suitable for vegetarians.Custard powder original flavour Bird's®is the original custard brand, established in 1837 and loved by generations ever since. Bird's Custard is made and served in millions of homes where proper custard is at the heart of a good pud!
Maize Starch, Salt, Flavouring, Colour (Annatto)
|Typical values||Per 100g as sold||Per 142g portion as prepared|
How to make delicious Birds Custard: To make 1 pint (568ml).*NB. All cooking appliances vary. These are guidelines only. Cooking time will differ for a lower or higher wattage microwave oven.
In the microwave (750W):1. Follow steps 1 and 2 above.2. Add the remaining milk and cook on full power for 6 minutes, stirring halfway through cooking period.3. Leave to stand for 1 minute before serving.
1. Put 2 tablespoons (35g) of custard powder and 1-2 tablespoons (15g-35g) of sugar in a basin.2. Mix into a smooth paste with a little (approx. 2 tablespoons) milk taken from 1 pint (568ml).3. Heat the remaining milk to nearly boiling and pour onto the custard mix, stirring well.4. Return to the saucepan and bring to the boil over a gentle heat, stirring continuously.
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