Oven Broil (Preferred method) DO NOT THAW:Preheat broiler on high setting. Position top rack 3-4 inches from the broiler element so that the top of the Creme Brulee will be 1-2 inches from the broiler element.. Remove seal and plastic lid from ramekin and place on baking sheet. Sprinkle one package of sugar evenly across each Crème Brulee. Place Crème Brulee under broiler element for 4-6 minutes or until the top is golden brown. Remove from broiler and let Creme Brulee stand 10-15 minutes before serving. Thaw and Serve (Alternate method): Thaw overnight in refrigerator. Remove seal and lid. Serve cold. Sugar packet is not used for this method of serving.