Quince tarte tatin

Based on 7 ratings

Sandra Schumann

Contributor

Difficulty

Medium 👍
30
min.
Preparation
35
min.
Baking
5
min.
Resting

Ingredients

Servings:-8+
450 g quince
40 g ginger
175 g sugar (divided)
1½ tsp vanilla sugar
40 g butter
270 g puff pastry
whipped cream for serving
Metric
Imperial

Utensils

  • oven
  • peeler
  • saucepan with lid
  • cutting board
  • knife
  • frying pan
  • wooden spoon
  • slotted spoon
  • ladle
  • baking dish
  • rolling pin

Nutrition per serving

Cal
296
Protein
2 g
Fat
15 g
Carb
37 g
  • Step 1/3

    Preheat oven to 210°C/410°F. Cut off quince stems, peel, quarter, and core. Peel ginger and chop. Add quince, ginger, some of the sugar, and vanilla sugar to a saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, cover with lid, and let simmer for approx. 10 min.
    • 450 g quince
    • 40 g ginger
    • 50 g sugar
    • 1½ tsp vanilla sugar
    • oven
    • peeler
    • saucepan with lid
    • cutting board
    • knife

    Preheat oven to 210°C/410°F. Cut off quince stems, peel, quarter, and core. Peel ginger and chop. Add quince, ginger, some of the sugar, and vanilla sugar to a saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, cover with lid, and let simmer for approx. 10 min.

  • Step 2/3

    Transfer quince to a plate and let cool for approx. 2 min. Then, cut into thin wedges. Add remaining sugar to a frying pan, and let caramelize over medium heat. Stir in butter, add some of the quince water, and let simmer for approx. 3 min. Add quince to pan, stir to coat, and leave to simmer for approx. 5 more min.
    • 125 g sugar
    • 40 g butter
    • frying pan
    • wooden spoon
    • slotted spoon
    • ladle

    Transfer quince to a plate and let cool for approx. 2 min. Then, cut into thin wedges. Add remaining sugar to a frying pan, and let caramelize over medium heat. Stir in butter, add some of the quince water, and let simmer for approx. 3 min. Add quince to pan, stir to coat, and leave to simmer for approx. 5 more min.

  • Step 3/3

    In the meantime, roll out puff pastry and cut to fit baking dish, or into desired shape. Remove frying pan from stove and fan quince slices over baking dish, pour caramel on top, and cover with puff pastry. Bake for approx. 25 - 30 min. at 210°C/410°F, or until golden brown. Remove from oven and let cool for approx. 5 min. Flip and unmold tarte from pan and enjoy with a dollop of whipped cream if desired!
    • 270 g puff pastry
    • whipped cream for serving
    • baking dish
    • knife
    • rolling pin

    In the meantime, roll out puff pastry and cut to fit baking dish, or into desired shape. Remove frying pan from stove and fan quince slices over baking dish, pour caramel on top, and cover with puff pastry. Bake for approx. 25 - 30 min. at 210°C/410°F, or until golden brown. Remove from oven and let cool for approx. 5 min. Flip and unmold tarte from pan and enjoy with a dollop of whipped cream if desired!