Blue cheese, pear, and rosemary tart

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Difficulty

Medium 👍
45
min.
Preparation
20
min.
Baking
30
min.
Resting

Ingredients

Servings:-8+
250 g flour
egg (divided)
8 tbsp butter (melted)
80 ml water (divided)
150 g blue cheese
200 g cottage cheese
pears (ripe)
1 tbsp brown sugar
1 tbsp brandy (optional)
rosemary (fresh)
salt
pepper
Metric
Imperial

Utensils

  • plastic wrap
  • large bowl
  • frying pan
  • cooking spoon
  • cutting board
  • knife
  • oven
  • pie plate
  • rolling pin

Nutrition per serving

Cal
343
Protein
11 g
Fat
20 g
Carb
29 g
  • Step 1/4

    • 250 g flour
    • egg yolk
    • 8 tbsp butter (melted)
    • 2 tbsp water
    • ¼ tsp salt
    • plastic wrap
    • large bowl

    In a large bowl, mix the flour, egg yolk, melted butter, cold water, and salt. Knead dough until solid, cover it with plastic wrap, and let it cool for 20 min. in the fridge.

  • Step 2/4

    • egg white
    • 150 g blue cheese
    • 200 g cottage cheese
    • salt
    • pepper
    • large bowl

    In a separate bowl, whisk the egg white until foamy. Add the blue cheese and cottage cheese, and season with salt and pepper. Let it cool in the fridge for 10 min.

  • Step 3/4

    • pears (ripe)
    • 1 tbsp brown sugar
    • 50 ml water
    • 1 tbsp brandy (optional)
    • frying pan
    • cooking spoon
    • cutting board
    • knife

    Preheat a pan, slice the pears, and let them cook with the sugar, water, and brandy (optional) for 10 min. or until golden.

  • Step 4/4

    Preheat oven to  200°C/390°F. Roll out the tart dough and put it in your pie plate. Spread the cheese mixture. Arrange the pears and sprinkle with fresh rosemary. Bake for about 20 min. or until golden.
    • rosemary (fresh)
    • oven
    • pie plate
    • rolling pin

    Preheat oven to 200°C/390°F. Roll out the tart dough and put it in your pie plate. Spread the cheese mixture. Arrange the pears and sprinkle with fresh rosemary. Bake for about 20 min. or until golden.