Ingredients

How to make it

  • To 1 cup of boiling water add the condensed milk, vanilla, and ground almonds, and simmer for about 5 minutes. Cool
  • Add egg yolks, a little bit at a time, stirring constantly until thickened.
  • Put brown sugar in baking dish or individual cups and melt to coat dish or cups ( to caramelize), cool slightly.
  • Fill ish with custard, place in a larger pan of hot water, and bake in a 300 grades oven for about 1/2 hour or untilknife blade emerges clean when dippend into flan.
  • Chill thoroughly and serve ice -cold.
  • VARIATIONS
  • - Use strong coffee for one- half of the liquid
  • - Use ground pine nuts, pecans or walnuts instead of almonds
  • - Use 2 tablespoons of cocoa mixed with the ground almonds in the first step of the recipe. Or, add a combination of cocoa and strong coffee for a Mocha taste.
  • - Flans can also be topped with a dab of sweet whipped cream right before serving.
  • Decorate with whole almonds before serving.

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  • cheflal 4 years ago
    nice presentation..
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    trigger ate it and said...
    This is an incredible recipe and the picture is perfect a real beautify photo.
    I never heard of almond flan before it sounds so delicious.
    Now to decide on the addition of coffee I am a fan of mocha as you know.

    Ten forks and a nice big smile :)
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  • fruttadi 6 years ago
    hummm! look delicious
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    chilicat ate it and said...
    Dispite of my diet,I have to make this. The photo is so good, that I would like to taste it immediately!
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    notyourmomma ate it and said...
    Stunning. I love flan and this is excellent.
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    cgendy ate it and said...
    hope to try this one soon!
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    " It was excellent "
    dottiet ate it and said...
    I can't wait to try this. Looks delightful. Thanks for a great post.
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    " It was excellent "
    iffyo ate it and said...
    Amazing..i wonder how i never saw this!i'm surely gonna try this!
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    " It was excellent "
    ahmed1 ate it and said...
    Hi Berry.The picture really looks incredible.Thanks for posting it...You know it really makes a difference.Miss your new dessert recipes.
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  • ambus 7 years ago
    This looks absolutely beautiful!
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    ahmed1 ate it and said...
    One of the recipes I like most..I would choose the Pecan variation..Great posting Berry.Thanks
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  • invisiblechef 7 years ago
    Looks and sounds delicious!!

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  • organicmama 7 years ago
    Yum, love almonds!
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