Pancakes, waffles, and French toast are all great, but these breakfast basics are really just a vessel for us to eat more maple syrup, right? While unflavored maple syrup is a delight in its own right, every now and then it can be a real treat to dress it up.
Flavoring maple syrup is a fun way to make breakfast an adventure. Here are five delicious ways to do it.
I did something similar recently. I made some blackberry sauce by simmering frozen blackberries with a little water and mushing them through a strainer to get out the seeds. Then I heated the sauce with a shot of my homemade vanilla rum and some maple syrup.
The recipe calls for half-and-half – effectively off limits for lactose intolerant, and depending on strictness – vegetarianism. There is vitamin K in half-and-half too – we don’t get out unscathed either.
Evaporated milk is not condensed milk. Or, I need to find a recipe that uses evaporated milk… 😉
All traditional ice cream has a custard base (cream, milk, sugar, and egg yolks). For more information on that, see this NYTimes article. The difference between frozen custard and ice cream is mainly two things (and one of them is not a non-custard base): 1) milk fat percentage; and 2) serving temperature.