Translation of custard in Spanish:

custard

Pronunciation: /ˈkʌstərd; ˈkʌstəd/

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (sauce) (British English/inglés británico) crema (feminine); (cold, set)natillas (feminine plural) 1.2
    (egg custard)
    [ especie de flan ]
    More example sentences
    • Rhubarb combines well with custard based desserts as well as a sauce or relish with rich meats and fish.
    • In Britain they have often been used for flavouring custards and milk puddings.
    • You can also infuse a pod in scalded cream or milk when making custard or ice-cream.

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