Using the right ramekin is key to creating spectacular crÃ¨me brÃ»lÃ©e. The choice of professional pastry chefs, our porcelain ramekin from Apilco has wide, shallow proportions that ensure even cooking of the custard without overbaking, and create a large surface area for expertly caramelized crust. Crafted in France from durable white porcelain, it has traditional fluted edges for appealing presentation. Made of high-fired porcelain. Microwavable; oven and dishwasher safe. Made by Apilco, France's leading porcelain manufacturer.
Perfect for year-round celebrations, our crÃ¨me brÃ»lÃ©e set makes it easy to prepare the classic French dessert. Bake the custard base using four ceramic ramekins, which fit perfectly in the included steel pan and rack. A small butane torch lets you finish the dessert with the signature hard caramelized top. Set includes pan, interior rack, four ramekins and torch. Aluminum steel pan provides even heat distribution. Interior steel rack keeps ceramic ramekins in place. Easy-to-use handheld torch produces concentrated heat. Pan, rack and ramekins are dishwasher safe.
Perfectly shaped for making the classic crÃ¨me brulee, our wide, shallow ramekin is also well suited to clafouti, macaroni and cheese and other sweet and savory dishes. Produced in France by Apilco, supplier of fine porcelain to restaurants since 1906, it’s chip resistant as well as freezer, oven, microwave and dishwasher safe.
Give classic crÃ¨me brÃ»lÃ©e its signature caramelized topping using our kitchen torch – a compact version of the ones used by pastry chefs. Its adjustable flame also comes in handy for melting grated cheese and browning meringues and the tops of tarts. Built-in gauge displays the fuel level. Includes a storage stand and recipe. Uses a standard butane canister (not included). A Williams Sonoma exclusive.
A Guide to Creme Brulee Dishes
Impress your dinner party guests with creme brulee dishes from Williams Sonoma. These dishes are made for serving creme brulee, a French dessert made from caramelized custard. Traditionally, a kitchen torch is used to create the top layer of hardened sugar.
What are Creme Brulee Dishes?
Dishes for creme brulee are also called ramekins; each dish holds one serving. There are a variety of dishes and dish sets at Williams Sonoma from which to choose, including:
- Emile Henry Creme Brulee Set: The four dishes in this set are crafted from burgundy clay, which heats evenly for consistent results and stays warm even after it's been removed from the oven. The glaze on these dishes is hand-applied for excellent durability. This set comes with an easy-to-use torch for creating the caramelized layer.
- Williams Sonoma Creme Brulee Set: This set comes with four dishes, a pan, an interior rack and a kitchen torch. The pan is crafted from aluminum for effective heat distribution, while the rack prevents the dishes from sliding around.
- Aprilco Ramekins: These dishes are made in France from high-fired porcelain. They're shallow and wide to ensure the custard cooks evenly. These ramekins are oven-safe and microwave-safe. If you need a kitchen torch, Williams Sonoma has one that can be purchased separately.
- All these sets and ramekins are dishwasher-safe, so they're easy to clean. If you do hand wash them, they clean up easily with mild dish detergent and a soft sponge or cloth. These dishes are versatile -- although they're made for creme brulee, you can use them for other desserts such as tarts and souffles.
Dessert Dishes and Baking Mixes
In addition to dishes for creme brulee, Williams Sonoma has a wide variety of pans for pies, tarts and cakes. There are pans for creating sheet cakes, along with round pans designed for making layer cakes. You'll also find nonstick cookie sheets and muffin pans, as well as springform pans for baking cheesecake. If you need dessert plates, there's a wide selection of dinnerware in various sizes and styles.
Explore the creme brulee dishes at Williams Sonoma to find several high-quality options. Williams Sonoma also has a wide variety of kitchen tools and there's even an array of baking mixes with which to stock your pantry. Choose from cake mixes, cookie mixes and brownie mixes -- some of which are gluten-free. The selection contains everything you need to create delicious desserts at home.