Apple semelles (flat apple tarts)


Apple semelles (flat apple tarts)
The French semelle is a flat rectangular tart with a base of puff pastry. In this version, a layer of stewed apple is spread on the pastry, then topped with finely-sliced fruit.
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Last modified on: October 28th 2011

Keywords for this recipe:Small tartApplesPuff pastryCompote
For 10 flats tarts, you will need:

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Time required for this recipe:
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35 min.10 min.20 min.1 hour 5 min.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 10 min.
Apple semelles (flat apple tarts) : Photo of step #1
Preheat the oven to 220°C (430°F).

Roll out 200 g Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée) and cut into rectangles of about 8 x 15 cm (3.5 x 4 inches), then prick all over.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Apple semelles (flat apple tarts) : Photo of step #2
Spread an even layer of stewed apple on each piece of pastry, leaving a band around the edge bare.

Stage 3 - 15 min.
Apple semelles (flat apple tarts) : Photo of step #3
Peel the apples, then slice and arrange on top of the stewed apple.

Stage 4 - 20 min.
Apple semelles (flat apple tarts) : Photo of step #4
Bake for about 20 minutes.

Stage 5 - 10 min.
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When cooled, glaze the tops of the semelles using a brush (not essential, but more attractive).

Stage 6 - 5 min.
Apple semelles (flat apple tarts) : Photo of step #6
Serve on their own, or with a little chantilly (whipped cream) or a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Remarks
Instead of apples, you can use pears, pineapple, or any other fruit of your choice.
Keeping
A few hours in the fridge, protected by plastic film.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
781 Kcal or 3,270 Kj11 gr231 gr65 gr
39 %4 %22 %10 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
59 Kcal or 247 Kj1 gr17 gr5 gr
3 %<1 %2 %1 %
Per flat tarts
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
78 Kcal or 327 Kj1 gr23 gr6 gr
4 %<1 %2 %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).
How much will it cost?
  • For 10 flats tarts : 2.44 €
  • Per flat tarts : 0.24 €

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Source
Home made.
This recipe uses (among others)
Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée)Puff or flaky pastry (pâte feuilletée): You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Mini lemon millefeuilles, Tomato feuilleté with pesto, Apple Pie, Fine multi-tomato tart, Pissaladière with puff pastry, ... All
Stewed apple (compote)Stewed apple (compote): You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Apple amandine tarts from Brélès, Tarte à l'coloche, Linzer torte, Amiens macaroons, Apple charlotte with toasted brioche, ... All
AppleApple: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Apple charlotte with toasted brioche, Apple and Blackcurrant Brioche Pies, Express apple tart, Cochelin d'Evreux, Canadian apple crumble, ... All
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