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Bird's Custard Powder 300g

£1.10 (36.7p per 100g)

  • Suitable for microwave Microwaveable

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Product Summary

Nutrition

Typical values Per 100g as sold Per 142g portion as prepared
Energy 1475kJ 569 kJ
Energy 347kcal 135 kcal
Protein 0.4g 5.0 g
Carbohydrate 86.2g 23.2 g
Of which
- Sugars Trace 15.6
Fat 0.1g 2.5 g
Of which
- Saturates Trace 1.6
Fibre Trace Trace
Sodium 0.4g 0.1 g
Salt Equivalent 1.0g 0.2 g

Preparation & Storage

Preparation

  • Handy Hints: Bird's custard powder can be made up with skimmed, semi-skimmed or full cream milk. The thickness of the custard can be varied by using a little more or less milk as you prefer. Sugar can be adjusted to suit your taste. For perfect Bird's custard; Ensure you have a smooth paste; Add the hot milk to the custard paste; Stir continuously.

Cooking Instructions

General
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.

Microwave

From Ambient
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.

Hob

From Ambient
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.

Storage

Store in a cool, dry place. Once made up, store in a refrigerator and treat as fresh food.

Recycling

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