Contributed by: NAPSA
Take The Stress Out Of Holiday Desserts (NAPSA) - The holiday season is a beautiful and busy time of year. From shopping to decorating to baking, it seems the "To Do" list is never ending-especially when you are hosting a holiday party of your own.
Here are some tried and true tips for making holiday dessert preparation easier-without sacrificing any of the delicious flavor and presentation:
Recipes that can be prepared in advance help to reduce party-prep stress as well, like this one for Individual Pumpkin Custards. Without a crust, these single-serve treats are delightfully easy to make-and lower in calories* too! In addition, the filling can be made and frozen for up to one month before the event.
* See VeryBestBaking.com for nutritional analysis.
PREHEAT oven to 300 F.
MIX sugar, cinnamon, ginger, salt and cloves in small bowl. Beat eggs in large bowl. Stir in pumpkin and sugar-spice mixture. Gradually stir in evaporated milk. If desired, cover and freeze filling for up to one month. When ready to bake, simply defrost, mix well and proceed with recipe.
POUR into eight 6-ounce ramekins or custard cups. Place ramekins on baking sheet.
BAKE for 45 to 50 minutes or until knife inserted in custard halfway between center and edge of ramekin comes out almost clean. Cool on wire rack for 2 hours. Serve immediately or refrigerate. Top with dollop of light whipped cream, if desired.
Look for the LIBBY'S Famous Pumpkin Pie recipe and other delicious holiday desserts on VeryBestBaking.com.
Serving Size: Makes 8 Servings
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