Apple Cheese Phyllo Tart

Total Time
20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 0 mins

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Place 2 sheets of phyllo in centre of a 9-inch pie plate, allowing edges to overhang. Brush lightly with butter. Repeat twice.
  2. Spread bottom of phyllo with jam.
  3. Whisk together cheese, 3 tablespoons sugar, lemon rind and egg; pour over jam.
  4. Combine apples with remaining sugar and cinnamon. Arrange apples over top of cheese layer.
  5. Carefully roll and crumble overhanging edges of phyllo and tuck into pie plate, making a rim.
  6. Bake at 375F for 45 to 55 minutes, or until apples are tender and cheese is set. Cool at room temperature; refrigerate. Serve warm or cold.
Most Helpful

Yum! I love ricotta and jam, and filo pastry's so light and crispy, this recipe is great! I sprayed the filo with cooking spray instead of butter and it went really crispy but not soggy (which was what I'd been worried about with the jam). I also used Splenda instead of sugar to lighten it up and used sugar-free jam, but it still tasted amazing. It's my new favourite dessert, I might try making it in muffin tins next time for indiviual servings. Thanks for a great pie idea!

Rainbow*Bubbles August 18, 2008