Flanders’ Lemon Flan

Flanders' Lemon Flan

Today I had a bit of confusion with flans. The majority of results on Google seem to say it’s a jelly-like dessert with no crust or base… and Wikipedia says it is made with either a shortcrust or sponge cake base. The latter sounded best to me so that’s what I went with!

So here is my lemon flan (or tart) dedicated to Ned Flanders and my friend Tomás (who I would send this to if I could post it or if I hadn’t already eaten it.)

Flanders' Lemon Flan

I used this recipe from Delicious Magazine to make the flan. And it is indeed “delicious” as the magazine suggests.

Flanders' Lemon Flan

flanders cut out resize I decorated the flan by printing out a picture of Flanders (see pic to the right) onto some thick card and cut out the dark spaces and lines with a craft knife. I placed the stencil onto the top of the flan and sifted with cocoa powder before removing carefully to reveal Flanders’ beautiful face.

Flanders' Lemon Flan

Are you a fan of Flanders’ flan?


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    • says

      Thank you Holly, you are just lovely! And I can honestly say I love to read your blog too (and reading it makes me feel hungry even after I’ve just had dinner) x

  1. says

    What an amazing lemon dessert – hehe, either flan or tart would work! You are a talented, talented artist, Aimee! I used to be a fan of Simpsons show, but not anymore! Beautiful artwork, love it! <3

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