Crème Brûlée Tart

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Crème Brûlée Tart



creme brulee tart


Caramelised sugar makes a decorative topping and contrasting texture to the creamy, melt in the mouth filling in these tarts. For another crème brûlée dessert view my delicious white chocolate crème  brûlée (Recipe here). These tarts are excellent and make a very nice dessert.




tarte a la creme brule




 Shortcrust pastry

4 eggs yolks

50g caster sugar

400ml double cream

1 tsp vanilla essence


Demerara sugar for sprinkling




Line a tart tin with the shortcrust pastry

Bake in the oven for 15min, remove the foil and cook for a further 10min.

Make the filling: place the egg yolks and caster sugar in a bowl and beat until thick and pale.

Heat the cream and vanilla essence in a saucepan until just below boiling point, then pour it onto the egg mixture, whisking constantly.

Return the mixture to a clean saucepan and bring to just below boiling point, stirring, until thick. do not boil.

Pour the mixture into the tart case. leave to chill for hours.


Sprinkle the tarts with demerara sugar  and caramelised using a blow torch or under a grill.


 creme brulee tartstarte a la creme brulee

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samia 10/20/2010 10:37

amazing,i like it