Free-Form Harvest Apple Tart - K

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 35 mins

Dough must chill for an hour before rolling out. This is like a large Danish, great with a hot cup of cocoa.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. PLACE flour, butter and half of the cream cheese in food processor; cover.
  2. Process, using pulsing action, until mixture is well blended and almost forms a ball.
  3. Shape dough into ball; wrap tightly with plastic wrap.
  4. Refrigerate 1 hour or until chilled.
  5. PREHEAT oven to 400°F
  6. Place pastry on lightly floured surface; roll out to 14x8-inch rectangle.
  7. Place on parchment paper-covered baking sheet; set aside.
  8. Mix remaining cream cheese and half of the dry gelatin mix until well blended.
  9. Spread onto pastry to within 2 inches of edge.
  10. TOSS apples with the remaining dry gelatin mix, the cornstarch and cinnamon.
  11. Spoon evenly over cream cheese filling.
  12. Fold edge of pastry over apples toward center of tart. (Apples in center of tart will remain exposed.)
  13. Sprinkle top with almonds.
  14. Bake, in lower third of oven, 35 minute or until crust is golden brown and apples are tender.
  15. Cool.
  16. Store leftover tart in refrigerator.
  17. JAZZ IT UP:.
  18. Garnish with cinnamon sticks tied with orange peel just before serving.
Most Helpful

We also got this recipe from Kraft Foods. We love it! I always use sugar-free lemon jello, and it makes a great sugar-free dessert. I have some pears I'm going to try it with today.

mich26 November 06, 2009

I love this recipe. I found it on Kraft foods. It is great for a easy dessert. I also have used sugar-free peach gelatin. If you are in a hurry, pat the dough in a large circle, cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate.

LouLabelle October 05, 2006