Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr

Lovely and tart. The slices of lime on top give it a lovely, rustic look. The dough has to 'rest' in the refrigerator for one hour before being rolled out.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. For crust: Combine all the ingredients plus a dash of salt together until a dough forms.
  2. Cover in plastic wrap and refrigerate for 1 hour.
  3. Let dough stand at room temperature for 10 minutes and roll out, on lightly-floured work surface to a 14 inch round disk – enough to cover a 12 inch springform pan and come 2 inches up sides.
  4. Press into pan.
  5. Preheat oven to 360 degrees F.
  6. For filling: Combine sugar with eggs, lime juice and zest.
  7. Whisk in butter in a thin stream and mix well.
  8. Pour into prepared crust.
  9. Place lime slices decoratively onto tart.
  10. Bake for 1 hour.
  11. Cool to room temperature.
  12. Serve at room temperature or cooled slightly.

Reviews

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I served this at a lunch for our clients and I must admit got a mixed reaction. I am not a sweet eater but I liked it because it wasn't too sweet. I must admit I liked the crust, maybe it was the small amount of cinnamon. It is an easy recipe to make. I served it with whipped cream. Well done Eve.

Latchy September 18, 2003

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