Almond Citrus Tart

READY IN: 1hr 30mins
Recipe by Fairy Nuff

A lovely dessert tart. Posted for Zaar World Tour 2005. Prep time doesn't include 1 hour resting the dough.

Top Review by Amis227

This was very yummy. Something to look forward too after a hot day in the sun. I made this for Zaar World Tour 05

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Pastry:.
  2. Combine the flour, sugar and a pinch of salt in a large bowl. Make a well in the centre and add the butter, zest and egg yolks.
  3. Work the flour into the ingredients until a smooth dough forms. Wrap in plastic and chill for 1 hour.
  4. Filling:.
  5. Beat the ricotta and sugar with electric beaters.
  6. Gradually add the eggs, beating well after each addition.
  7. Stir in the zest and the chopped almonds.
  8. Preheat oven to 180C(350F).
  9. Brush a 20cm fluted flan tin with melted butter.
  10. Roll out the pastry on a lightly floured surface. Line the prepared tin with pastry. Trim the top of the pastry by rolling over the flan tin with a rolling pin.
  11. Pour the prepared filling in and smooth the top.
  12. Sprinkle with the flaked almonds and bake for 55 minutes or until golden and set.
  13. Cool to room temperature. Remove from tin and dust the top with icing sugar. Serve chilled or room temperature.

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