Simple pear tarts

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Editors at Kitchen Stories

Difficulty

Easy 👌
15
min.
Preparation
20
min.
Baking
0
min.
Resting

Ingredients

Servings:-6+
275 g puff pastry (frozen, defrosted)
pears
1 tbsp brown sugar
20 g butter
2 tbsp apricot jam
1 tbsp water
whipped cream to serve
Metric
Imperial

Utensils

  • oven
  • cutting board
  • knife
  • microwave
  • brush
  • small bowl

Nutrition per serving

Cal
408
Protein
4 g
Fat
20 g
Carb
52 g
  • Step 1/4

    Preheat oven to 180°C/350°F. Cut defrosted puff pastry into 6 cm squares with a sharp knife.
    • 275 g puff pastry
    • oven
    • cutting board
    • knife

    Preheat oven to 180°C/350°F. Cut defrosted puff pastry into 6 cm squares with a sharp knife.

  • Step 2/4

    Core pears and cut into thin wedges. Spread pear slices in the center of each puff pastry square.
    • pears
    • cutting board
    • knife

    Core pears and cut into thin wedges. Spread pear slices in the center of each puff pastry square.

  • Step 3/4

    Sprinkle tarts with sugar, then with some slices of butter and bake for approx. 20 - 25  min. at 180°C/350°F until golden.
    • 1 tbsp sugar
    • 20 g butter
    • oven

    Sprinkle tarts with sugar, then with some slices of butter and bake for approx. 20 - 25 min. at 180°C/350°F until golden.

  • Step 4/4

    In the meantime, heat up apricot jam with some water in the microwave or on the stove until liquid. Brush the finished tart with jam and serve warm with a dollop of whipped cream.
    • 2 tbsp apricot jam
    • 1 tbsp water
    • whipped cream to serve
    • microwave
    • brush
    • small bowl

    In the meantime, heat up apricot jam with some water in the microwave or on the stove until liquid. Brush the finished tart with jam and serve warm with a dollop of whipped cream.