Mixed Mushroom Tart with Gruyère and Pine Nuts

  Mixed Mushroom Tart with Gruyère and Pine Nuts

  Yesterday I posted a review of 500 Pies & Tarts. I was drawn to the book because of my sweet tooth, of course, but the savory ideas here are substantial. Even I cannot deny that. This savory tart combines crust with mushroom, cheese, and pine nuts. You can...
TBT Recipe: Chili Potato Tart

TBT Recipe: Chili Potato Tart

  Yes, red peppers: flavor bombs. How can you use them to best effect? Beyond salsa? Put them into a tart shell. Yeah, you are making pastry with them. And you fill that pastry with tomatoes and potatos to create a supreme tart. This TBT recipe is one Suzi and I...
Goat Cheese, Scallion and Potato Tart from Darina Allen

Goat Cheese, Scallion and Potato Tart from Darina Allen

Suzi and I love tarts. As side dishes and as mains. This very hearty tart, from Darina Allen’s Grown Cook Nourish, was our side for our Easter Rack of Lamb. We had thin, thin slices but still could sample the substance of this very thick tart. The filling is a maze of...
TBT Recipe: That Cherry Tomato Tart, Perfected

TBT Recipe: That Cherry Tomato Tart, Perfected

I post this recipe from time to time as Suzi and I work to refine it. We think it now just about perfect. There is a fabulous  Pierre Roux crust and semi-confit cherry tomatoes. The links to posts for crust and tomatoes are included below. Between that crust and those...