Thursday, 21 June 2012

Easy Fruit Tart with custard filling

For the tart:
All purpose flour: 1&1/4 cup
Butter - 3/4 of a stick(may b 1/2 cup)chilled
Baking powder - 1/2 tsp
Water - 4 drops

1.In a bowl,add all purpose flour,baking powder and mix well.To this add butter and break into pieces using finger tips to form like bread crumbs , add 4 drops of water to just form a tight rough dough.
2.Preheat the oven at 180 degree  and spread oil to the tart moulds.
3.Divide the dough into portions and spread in each tart mould using hands by rotating the mould and spreading the dough.Repeat with all the dough and bake in the oven for upto 15 minutes or till done.Take it out and let it cool.

For the custard:
Milk - 1 cup
Custard powder - 2 tbsp
Sugar - 1/2 cup or as sweet u need
1. In a sauce pan, add milk and boil.
2.When it starts to boil remove 4 tbsp milk and add 2 tbsp custard powder to it and mix well.
3.Pour this back to the boiling milk and simmer and let it boil for another 2 or 3 minutes until custard is cooked.Switch off and keep aside,let it cool and then refrigerate.

Fruits : any handy ( i used 1 apple, 1 kiwi and 3 strawberries)

In to each prepared tart,pour 2 tbsp chilled custard and arrange fruits on top of it.Serve as or chill and serve.

I used ready custard powder to make custard and easy tart method.this in not the original fruit tart recipe,just my own.Inshallah i will try to update with step by step pics next time i prepare.Recipe for tart i adapted from rias collection  jam tart, i modified a bit into my calculations.


  1. firs time in your space !!!!loved these lovely tarts with custard filling !!!looks so colorful n delicious with these fresh fruits !!!!really glad to follow ur space !!!plz visit mine in your free time !!!!!

  2. Wow! Definitely impressive! Happy to follow you :)

  3. looks utterly yummm
    new to your space..
    lovely space you hve
    happy following you..:)
    do stop by mine sometime
    Tasty Appetite

  4. This is a keeper....Love the presentation...

    Yum! Yum! Yum!

  5. Looks tasty & colourful!!

  6. thanks jay,mythreyi and amy for ur lovely comments...



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