Tag: tart dough

Strawberry Tart

Strawberry Tart

I’ve been candid about my love-hate with traditional American fruit pies before. Maybe my classic French training is to blame or perhaps it’s my fondness for French food generally. Whatever the reason, my preference is for a fresh fruit tart such as this strawberry tart. […]

Old But New: Try A Sweet Potato Tart This Thanksgiving

Old But New: Try A Sweet Potato Tart This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday.  The main reason?  It’s about food and sharing.  But also because it has no religious undertones nor does it have anything to do with gift-giving; it is just about togetherness.  Each year, I look forward to Thanksgiving months in advance. […]

Pate Brisee (Pie & Tart Dough)

Pate Brisee (Pie & Tart Dough)

Many people are fearful of making their own dough for pies and tarts, don’t be.  This pate brisee (pie dough) recipe can all be done in a kitchen mixer, making it fast and easy for all. The classical French method of making a well in […]