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French Tarts Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Richard Bailey
Added: Saturday, March 4, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
6 pastry shells, baked per package directions
1 egg
1 egg yolk
1/4 c. sugar
3 tbsp. flour
1 envelope unflavored gelatin
1 cup milk, scalded
1 c. whipping cream
1 tsp. vanilla
1 pinch of salt
1 c. fresh berries (strawberries, blueberries, etc.)

Directions:
Directions:
In heavy saucepan beat egg, egg yolk and sugar with whisk until thick and pale yellow. Add flour and salt and mix. Add gelatin and vanilla, whisking well. In a thin stream pour hot milk, whisking constantly, into egg mixture. Place saucepan over medium heat, stirring constantly with whisk, until smooth and thick. Do not boil. Pour into bowl and refrigerate. Whip the cream and fold carefully into chilled custard. Divide among baked pastry shells and arrange berries over custard. Refrigerate at least 2 hours or overnight. Sprinkle with powdered sugar if desired before serving

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 hour

 

 

 

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