"The belly rules the mind."--Spanish Proverb

Almond Rhubarb Pastry Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Almond Rhubarb Pastry, by , is from At The Roylance's Table, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Vickie Branom
Added: Monday, November 5, 2007


3 cups flour
1 T. baking powder
1 t. salt
1c. butter flavored Crisco
2 eggs beaten
1/4 -1/3 milk , divided

1 1/2 c. sugar
1/4 c. quick cooking tapioca
6 c. fresh or frozen chopped rhubarb

1/2 c. butter
3/4 c. sugar
2 T. milk
1/2 t. vanilla
1 c. slivered almonds

Combine flour, baking powder & salt; cut in shortening as for pie crust.
Mix eggs & 1/4 c. milk; add to dry ingredients & stir with fork just until dough clings together. Add some or all of remaining milk if needed.
Shape into a ball & divide in half.
Roll out on a floured surface into a 11x15 rectangle & put into a greased 9x13 pan.
Mix together filling & put over dough in pan.
Roll out remaining dough to 9 x13 & place over filling.
Fold bottom edge of dough over top layer of dough & press edges together to seal.

In a sauce pan melt butter & add sugar & milk.
Bring to a gentle boil ; boil for 2-3 min., stirring constantly. Remove from heat & stir in vanilla.
Spread over pastry & sprinkle almonds on top.
Bake@ 400 for 20 min.
Reduce heat to 300 & bake 30-40 min. longer or until golden brown.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I got this recipe from "Taste Of Home Magazine."

It's really good!




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!