* The origin of the quote ‘Oh, Darling, Let’s be Adventurers’ is from Izabella, who sells prints in her Etsy shop. If you are really into curds, you might enjoy this coconut curd from the Country Cleaver. It’s next on my list.
Blood Orange Curd
adapted from 101 cookbooks
Perfectly sweet tart, a dreamy treat to be spread on whatever you come up with: toast, biscuits, scones, afternoon cakes, shortbread crust and puff pastry.
1 cup freshly squeezed blood juice, strained
5 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
1/2 cup minus 1 tablespoon granulated sugar
2 large egg yolks, room temperature
2 large eggs, room temperature
1/8 teaspoon fine grain sea salt
1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice, strained