This is a recipe for sweet potato flan is made with eggs, sweet potatoes, cream, sugar and rum. You can add other spices if you like such as cinnamon or allspice. This is an interesting dish because you could serve a small portion as a side dish with roast meats or, of course as a dessert course.
This recipe for Cajeta Flan is from Chef Reed Hearon from his cookbook La Parilla; The Mexican Grill. The flan is prepared with cajeta, eggs, half and half, and sugar. It is topped with chocolate sauce and crushed praline.
This is a recipe for a traditional Mexican Flan. The recipe includes 6 egg yolks and 2 whole eggs, evaporated milk, sugar, and vanilla. You can bake the flan in a double boiler flan pan, or the more traditional pan to use would be a low, round metal tin with a lid that clips on to keep it tight. The pan would be placed in a water bath in the oven to cook.&n...
Recipe for a Almond Flan (Flan Alamendra) a basic flan recipe flavored with slivered almonds.
Flan is the Mexican or (Spanish) version of Creme Caramel. Some Flan recipes use sweetened condensed milk rather than whole milk. Aside from that, they are virtually the same dessert.