Cookbook:Flan Patissier

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Flan Patissier
Category Dessert recipes
Servings 6-8
Time 45 minutes + refrigeration

Cookbook | Ingredients | Recipes | Desserts | French Cuisine

Flan pâtissier nature is a traditional preparation you can easily find in French bakeries and patisseries. This recipe is a base for eventual variations which would add fruit or other ingredients.

Ingredients for 6-8 people[edit]


  1. Preheat oven to 200°C. If using frozen puff pastry take it out from the freezer.
  2. Heat the milk in a saucepan.
  3. In a bowl, mix the sugar and the cornflour, beat in the whole eggs. Pour in little by little the milk to this mixture and whisk well, add the vanilla flavour and pour the mixture into the pan of hot milk.
  4. Cook for 5 minutes, stirring constantly, and take off the heat before it gets to boiling point.
  5. Roll out the puff pastry into a metal pie pan previously buttered. Pour over the milk preparation.
  6. Bake for 25-30 minutes until golden on the top. Cool in refrigerator.