Alsatian apple tart

Alsatian apple tart
This tart from France's Alsace region has a sweet pastry (or sweetcrust) case, filled with raw apple slices and a light vanilla egg-custard mixture, then baked.
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Last modified on: July 13th 2022

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29 min.25 min.54 min.
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Stage 1 - 10 min.
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Roll out 250 g Sweet pastry.

Line a tart ring 8 inches (22 cm) in diameter.

Refrigerate until needed.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
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Prepare 300 g Paris flan filling, leave to rest in the fridge.

Preheat the oven to 390°F (200°C).

Stage 3 - 7 min.
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Peel ing6s, cut into quarters, then again into eighths (more or less slices).

Stage 4 - 2 min.
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Take the pastry case out of the fridge and trim off any surplus pastry to neaten around the edge.

Impottant: check that there are no holes in the pastry, or the filling will run out onto the baking sheet during cooking.

Stage 5 - 3 min.
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Arrange the apple slices in the case...

Stage 6 - 2 min.
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...and pour the filling around them.

Put in the oven immediately.

Stage 7
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If you have any left over pastry, apple and filling, use these up by making mini tarts.

Stage 8 - 25 min.
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Bake for about 35 minutes, then leave to cool in a wire rack. Serve warm or cold.
For a richer version, reduce the quantity of milk and increase the cream.
1 or 2 days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
446 Kcal or 1,867 Kj17 gr129 gr67 gr
22 %6 %12 %10 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
42 Kcal or 176 Kj2 gr12 gr6 gr
2 %1 %1 %1 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Egg, Gluten, Milk, Nuts
How much will it cost?
  • For 1 Alsatian apple tart : 3.45 €

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Based on a recipe from the INBP (French professional bakery institute).
This recipe uses (among others)
AppleApple: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Sweet pancake rolls from Brittany, Tarte à l'coloche, Little apple and verbena tarts, Tatin apple diplomat tart, Rice pudding with fruit and nuts, ... All
Paris flan fillingParis flan filling: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Crusty pistachio, almond and apricot flan, Parisian-style chocolate custard tart, Caramelised apple custards, Pear and chocolate Paris puddings, French custard tart, ... All
Sweet pastrySweet pastry: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Tarte Normande, Lime meringue tart, ... All
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