essential Waitrose fresh custard 500g

£1.55 (31p per 100g)

  • Suitable for microwave Microwaveable
  • Vegetarian Vegetarian
  • Waitrose own label Waitrose own label



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Product Summary

Fresh custard made with fresh British milk and cream - ready to serve hot or cold.


Skimmed milk, whipping cream (milk) (15%), sugar, tapioca starch, stabiliser locust bean gum, flavouring, colour mixed carotenes

Allergy Advice:
For allergens see ingredients in bold
May also contain nuts and peanuts


Typical values per 100g per 1/5 pot
Energy 532kj 532 kj
Energy 127kcal 127 kcal
Fat 6.5g 6.5 g
Of which
- Saturates 4.4g 4.4 g
Carbohydrate 14.0g 14.0 g
Of which
- Sugars 10.4g 10.4 g
Fibre 0.5g 0.5 g
Protein 2.9g 2.9 g
Salt 0.08g 0.08 g

Typical values as sold. Contains 5 Servings

Oven Cook

From Chilled/Ambient
Do not reheat once cooled


From Chilled/Ambient
Microwave ovens vary: refer to handbook. Empty contents into a microwaveable jug. Microwave on full power for 2 minutes. Stir. Microwave on full power for remainder of time. Stir before serving. Cooks Tip: To prevent custard from splashing cover jug with pierced cling film. Do not reheat once cooled.


From Chilled/Ambient
Empty the contents into a thick bottom saucepan and gently heat over a low to medium heat, stirring continuously. If custard starts to thicken remove from the heat immediately. (Time 7 minutes)


Component Material Recyclable
film Plastic -PET No
lid Plastic -PET Yes
pot Plastic - PP Yes

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