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Little lime tarts


Little lime tarts
With this very quick recipe, you can make little tarts that are nothing like those you find in the shops.
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Last modified on: July 10th 2011

For 10 littles tarts, you will need:

How long does it take?

Time required
PreparationRestingCookingStart to finish
40 min.20 min.30 min.1 hour 30 min.
Keeping:
An hour or two in the fridge; after this, the pastry starts to go soggy.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 30 min.
Little lime tarts : Photo of step #1
Roll out the sweetcrust pastry, line the tart tins or moulds and blind bake the tart cases.

Stage 2 - 20 min.
Little lime tarts : Photo of step #2
Leave to cool on a wire rack.

Stage 3 - 30 min.
Little lime tarts : Photo of step #3
Meanwhile, prepare the lime curd.

Stage 4 - 10 min.
Little lime tarts : Photo of step #4
Then fill the tarts with lime curd while it is still warm and tap gently to give an even and smooth surface to the tarts.

Remarks

You can make this as one large tart rather than small ones, but it will be tricky to cut as the slices are rather fragile.

Nutritional information

% 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).

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Source

Home made

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
Sweetcrust pastry (pâte sablée)Sweetcrust pastry (pâte sablée): You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Pear, grapefruit and pistachio tart, Cherry and pistachio tarts, Apricot and almond cream tart, Lemon Tart / Meringue Pie, Plum tart, ... All
Lime (or lemon) curdLime (or lemon) curd: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Two-coloured chocolate-orange tart, Lemon Tart / Meringue Pie, ... All

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