Pastry: Cremes and Custards

Dates: April 6, 2021

Meets: Tu from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Location: Zoom Online

Registration Fee: $30.00

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Cremes and custards are the best part of so many desserts. Learn the basics to up your dessert-making game forever!


Students can choose to pick up an food supply/ingredient kit from MCC for the cost of $20 (due at time of registration) or they may choose to purchase their own supplies. Ingredient kits will be available for pick-up at the MCC Fort Omaha campus. Pick up and/or supply list information will be sent to students via email prior to the class start date.

Ingredients Needed

  • 32 ounces milk, whole
  • 1 each vanilla bean, split/scraped
  • 1 pound sugar, granulated
  • 17 each eggs
  • 2 ounces cornstarch
  • ½ ounce salt
  • ½ pound butter, unsalted, cubed
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 4 ounces chocolate chips
  • 2 ounces coffee extract
  • 16 ounces coconut milk
  • 1 quart heavy cream
  • 9 ounces 64% chocolate (Ghirardelli bars would work)
  • 8 each lemons (Meyer or regular, or 1/2 cup juice + 1 lemon to zest)
  • 5 ounces passionfruit puree (or any tart fruit puree)
  • 1 ½ teaspoons powdered gelatin
  • ½ cup crème fraiche
Students must provide their own kitchen equipment. Must be 16 or older. Students will utilize the Zoom conferencing application to complete this course. Zoom meeting invitations will be sent via email at least one day prior to the class start date. Students must provide a valid email address to receive the meeting invitation to enter the Zoom virtual classroom.

To view/update your email address, visit and log on to your "Existing Account". After you log on, you will be taken to your "My Account" page. Once the page loads, click on "Profile." You can update your email address and any other information on your "Profile" page. If you make any changes to your information, make sure to scroll down to the bottom of the page and click "Update Account" to save your changes.
Fee: $30.00

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)Registration Fee$ 30.00
Optional FeeIngredients (pick up at ICA)$ 20.00

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