Rustic Cherry Tart

1
Elizabeth Lancaster

By
@SimplyfromScratch2037

Yummy Yummy!I made homemade pizza one night and the kids wanted a dessert, so I came up with this beauty!
Makes me want to try those Pear tarts you see in the french books :)

Enjoy!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
8-10 ppl
Prep:
1 Hr 15 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

PIE/FILLING

2 c
flour
1 tsp
salt
2/3 c
crisco
5-6 Tbsp
cold water (ice cold)
1 can(s)
cherry pie filling

CRUMBLING

1/2 c
flour
1/2 c
packed brown sugar
4 Tbsp
melted butter
1/2 tsp
cinnamon

ICING

1 1/4 c
powdered sugar
1 tsp
pure vanilla extract
3 Tbsp
milk

EGG WASH

1 large
egg
2 Tbsp
water or milk

How to Make Rustic Cherry Tart

Step-by-Step

  • 1Sift flour and salt into mixing bowl.
    Cut in shortening, using a pastry blender or knife until mixture is the size of small peas.
    Sprinkle water a little at a time over mixture stirring lightly with fork until dough is just moist enough to hold together.
    Wrap in saran wrap and refrigerate for at least an hour. Pie dough can be made and refrigerated 2 days in advance.
    Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  • 2Mix together the crumbles and set aside.
  • 3On a lightly floured surface, roll out pastry into a 14-in. circle. Transfer to a parchment paper-lined cookie sheet.

    whisk your egg and water/milk together and set aside.
  • 4Add the whole can of cherries and fold the edges over (about 2 1/2-3 inch, in) Once edges are made, Add Crumbles to the top of the cherries and brush the crust with egg wash, and bake at 375* for 20-25 mins
  • 5while baking, mix together your icing, and set aside.
  • 6Once done, remove from the oven let cool for 15-20 mins and drizzle the icing over the top and serve!

    Enjoy!!

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About Rustic Cherry Tart

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: French