Brown Sugar-Pear Tart

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by Steve_G

A simple, tasty dessert that takes advantage of the pear harvest. The brown sugar-cinnamon taste and crisp crust make this a recipe to remember

Top Review by sophiechan

Very tasty and simple. Not sure if I arranged the pears correctly but it did look nice. My pears weren't as ripe as they could've been so I drizzled a little melted butter on top to give it a little more moisture.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
  2. Line tart shell with parchment and bake with weights or beans for 10-12 minutes.
  3. Remove from oven and brush with egg white while stil very hot.
  4. Lower oven temp to 375 degrees.
  5. Cut each pear lengthwise in half and remove core.
  6. Place each pear half, cut side down, on cutting surface.
  7. Cut crosswise into thin slices.
  8. Lift each pear half with spatula and arrange on crust, separating and overlapping slices (retain pear shape) to cover surface of crust.
  9. Mix remaining ingredients; sprinkle over pears.
  10. Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until crust is golden brown and pears are tender.
  11. Cool on a rack and serve warm.

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