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Bird's Custard Powder 300g

5 out of 5 (3)

3 out of 3 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life over 1 month *

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Price per 100g: 36.7p


Product Description

Custard Powder.
"Original home made taste".
Bird's is the original custard brand, established in 1837 and loved by generations ever since. Bird's Custard is made and served in millions of homes where proper custard is at the heart of a good pud!

Product Information





Store in a cool dry place.

Prepare & Use

Cooking Instructions - General. How to make delicious Birds Custard: To make 1 pint (568ml).
*NB. All cooking appliances vary. These are guidelines only. Cooking time will differ for a lower or higher wattage microwave oven.; Hob - From Ambient. 1. Put 2 tablespoons (35g) of custard powder and 1-2 tablespoons (15g-35g) of sugar in a basin.
2. Mix into a smooth paste with a little (approx. 2 tablespoons) milk taken from 1 pint (568ml).
3. Heat the remaining milk to nearly boiling and pour onto the custard mix, stirring well.
4. Return to the saucepan and bring to the boil over a gentle heat, stirring continuously.; Microwave - From Ambient. In the microwave (750W):
1. Follow steps 1 and 2 above.
2. Add the remaining milk and cook on full power for 6 minutes, stirring halfway through cooking period.
3. Leave to stand for 1 minute before serving.

Country of Origin


Country of Packing



The Premier Foods Group,
PO Box 66093,
W4 9EX,

Package Type


Recycling Information

Pack - Not Recyclable

Other Information

Contains No Artificial Colours



Cornflour, Salt, Colour (Annatto), Flavouring.

Dietary Information

Suitable for Vegetarians

Nutritional Data

Typical ValuesPer 100g as soldPer 142g portion as prepared
Energy 1475kJ/347kcal569kJ/135kcal
Protein 0.4g5.0g
Carbohydrate 86.2g23.2g
-of which sugars Trace15.6g
Fat 0.1g2.5g
-of which saturates Trace1.6g
Fibre TraceTrace
Sodium 0.4g0.1g
Salt Equivalent 1.0g0.2g


Customer Reviews

5 out of 5

3 customers reviewed this product Average rating 5

3 out of 3 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

6 of 6 found this review helpful.

Simple, easy, yummy

I use this all the time for quick yummy bananas and custard. I always add a teaspoon of vanilla as this makes it fantastic. The powder is so useful in baking too, use to replace 1oz flour in shortbread or cakes for much improved texture, flavour and colour.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

2 of 2 found this review helpful.


A cupboard staple, which is quick and easy to make, producing consistently good and tasty custard. Children love it!


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