Mean Chef's Sweet Tart Dough

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by spatchcock

This was originally posted by Mean Chef. I have made this tart dough many times and swear by it for any sweet tart invention. Mean Chef was/is a true cooking inspiration for me. Source: "Desserts."

Top Review by Leta8076

Wonderful tart dough! Came out flaky and beautifully brown. I have found that any tart dough is difficult to work with unless it is very cold, so I rolled it between two pieces of plastic wrap, then layed it out flat in the freezer before trying to press it into the tart pan.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Process dry ingredients in cuisinart.
  2. Cube butter and add.
  3. Pulse until cornmeal consistency.
  4. Add cream and egg yolk.
  5. Process until dough just comes together.
  6. You may need to add a touch more cream.

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