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Total Time
23mins
Prep 0 mins
Cook 23 mins

Silky vanilla custard in pastry shells with a sweet cranberry topping makes impressive tarts to serve for a yuletide buffet, a sit-down dinner finale or as addition to a sweet tray.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F Place prepared tart shells on baking sheet. Bake for about 8 minutes or until edges are firm.
  2. Meanwhile, in a measuring cup with a spout or in a bowl, whisk together egg yolks, sugar, 1 cup cream, and vanilla until blended. Pour or spoon evenly into tart shells, Bake for about 20 minutes or until filling is set at the edges a slightly loose in the center.
  3. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour until chilled or for up to 1 day.
  4. TOPPING:.
  5. Preheat broiler. Return tarts to baking sheet, if necessary. Combine cranberries, 1 tablespoons sugar and 1 tablespoons cream. Spoon even on top of tarts; sprinkle a thin layer of sugar over topping and on crust.
  6. Broil, rotating sheet as necessary, for about 3 minutes or until topping is bubbling and browned. Let cool for at least 5 minutes. serve warm or refrigerated for up to 4 hours.