(CNN NEWSOURCE) — May third is National Chocolate Custard Day!

This sweet dessert is very similar to pudding.

It is made by blending eggs with milk or cream and heating the mixture in the stove or oven.

Custard is perfect for pairing with pastries or other baked goods.

Chocolate custard is normally used as a filling in eclaires, creme puffs and even doughnuts.