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Cherry Flan

Cherry Flan

Cherry Flan

Cook Time 3-1/2 to 4 hours

Prep Time 10 minutes


Makes 6 servings


5 eggs
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup all-purpose flour
1 can (12 ounces) evaporated milk
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 bag (16 ounces) frozen, pitted dark sweet cherries, thawed
Sweetened whipped cream or cherry vanilla ice cream


  1. Grease inside of slow cooker.
  2. Beat eggs, sugar and salt in large bowl of electric mixer at high speed until thick and pale yellow. Add flour; beat until smooth. Beat in evaporated milk and vanilla.
  3. Pour batter into prepared slow cooker. Place cherries evenly over batter. Cover; cook on LOW 3-1/2 to 4 hours or until flan is set. Serve warm with whipped cream.

Serving Suggestion

Serve this dessert warm and top it with whipped cream or ice cream. Garnish with cherries and mint leaves for a special touch.

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