Mini almond-morello tarts


Mini almond-morello tarts
This very simple recipe is a good way to use up leftover sweetcrust pastry. The tiny tarts are filled with almond cream and topped with a morello cherry (French Griottines are best, if you can get them).
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Last modified on: March 1st 2020

For 8 pieces, you will need:

Change these quantities to make: 4 pieces 8 pieces 16 pieces 24 pieces

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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 5 min.
Mini almond-morello tarts : Photo of step #1
Preheat the oven to 390°F (200°C).

Roll out 150 g Sweetcrust pastry (pâte sablée) thinly.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Mini almond-morello tarts : Photo of step #2
Line small tart tins or moulds.

Stage 3 - 3 min.
Mini almond-morello tarts : Photo of step #3
Divide out the almond cream into the tart cases.

Stage 4 - 1 min.
Mini almond-morello tarts : Photo of step #4
Top each tart with a cherry and press it down into the filling.

Stage 5 - 10 min.
Mini almond-morello tarts : Photo of step #5
Bake for 10 minutes.

Remarks

As this is a recipe for leftovers, the quantities are for guidance only, so do adapt these to what you have to hand.

The same basic idea can be varied in lots of ways by using different pastry, cream filling and garnish.

Keeping:

A few days in an airtight tin.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
821 Kcal or 3,437 Kj18 gr109 gr78 gr
41 %7 %10 %12 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
300 Kcal or 1,256 Kj6 gr40 gr28 gr
15 %2 %4 %4 %
Per piece
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
103 Kcal or 431 Kj2 gr14 gr10 gr
5 %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).

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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: Lemon and lime custard tart, Blackcurrant and chestnut verrines, Flaked almond tart, Pear, grapefruit and pistachio tart, Key Lime Pie for Jeremy, ... All
Almond cream or frangipaneAlmond cream or frangipane: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Apricot and almond cream tart, Tarte Bourdaloue, Pear tart with almond cream, Apple amandine tarts from Brélès, Exotic fruit tart, ... All
Griottine cherriesGriottine cherries: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Cherry and pistachio tarts, Galette de Fougerolles, Black Forest gateau, Individual charlottes with morello cherries, Piped petits-fours, ... All

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