Cranberry Nut Tart

The sweet-tart flavor of cranberries, sparked with a little orange, will offer a refreshing finish to your meal.

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  • Makes: 10 servings
  • Prep: 30 mins
  • Bake: 35 mins 400 F / 375 F
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Cranberry Nut Tart
cup ground walnuts, almonds, or hazelnuts
cup sugar
teaspoon salt
cup butter (no substitutes)
beaten egg
ounces cranberries (3 cups)
1 1/4
cups orange juice
1 1/2
cups sugar
tablespoons cornstarch
ounce white baking bar with cocoa butter, chopped and melted
Chopped hazelnuts (optional)
  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Combine flour, ground nuts, the 1/4 cup sugar, and salt. Cut in butter until mixture resembles small peas. Add egg and toss until just moist, adding 1 tablespoon water, if necessary.
  2. Form dough into a ball; press evenly onto bottom and up sides of a 10-inch tart pan. Bake for 10 minutes. Remove from oven. Reduce oven temperature to 375 degrees F.
  3. Meanwhile, in a large saucepan combine cranberries, orange juice, and 1/3 cup water. Cook and stir over medium heat until skins of berries begin to pop. Stir together the 1-1/2 cups sugar and cornstarch; stir into berry mixture. Cook and stir until thickened and bubbly.
  4. Spread berry mixture over partially baked crust. Bake for 25 minutes. Cool on wire rack. Remove side of pan. Place tart on serving platter, and drizzle with melted white baking bar. Sprinkle with chopped hazelnuts, if desired. Makes 10 servings.
Nutrition Facts (Cranberry Nut Tart)
    Per serving:
  • 304 kcal cal.,
  • 9 g fat
  • (4 g sat. fat,
  • 35 mg chol.,
  • 118 mg sodium,
  • 54 g carb.,
  • 2 g fiber,
  • 3 g pro.
  • Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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