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Custard tart recipes

15 Recipes

Make a classic custard tart or Portuguese-style pastel de nata for an impressive dessert, complete with creamy fillings and crisp, buttery pastry.

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There's something so honest about a custard tart, simply topped with a grating of nutmeg

1 hr and 50 mins
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These Portuguese-style golden tartlets are perfect to finish off a dinner party or as an afternoon treat with coffee

1 hr and 30 mins
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With buttery pastry and a creamy filling, it's no wonder this dish has become a classic

1 hr and 45 mins
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Try making our delicate custard tarts for an irresistible dessert. They take just 10 minutes to prep and are delicious with a grating of nutmeg

50 mins
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This custard tart has a tropical twist with sunny Caribbean flavours. Bake it for your next dinner party and we guarantee your guests will go back for a second helping!

2 hrs and 10 mins
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Give the classic tart a fruity twist

1 hr and 30 mins
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How can you improve a traditional egg custard tart? We've tried by spicing up the pastry with nutmeg and adding berries

1 hr and 30 mins
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Adding banana to this custard tart gives a classic pudding a new edge

1 hr and 5 mins
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Bake our fabulous meringue tart that boasts the classic combination of rhubarb and custard. It makes a great dinner party centrepiece

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Crisp, sweet pastry with a creamy filling and a crunch of honeycomb, this luxurious tart is sure to bring some Christmas cheer and will get guests talking!

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Roll out a shortcrust pastry base and fill with wobbly custard, dotted with seasonal fruit

1 hr and 10 mins
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The flavour of everyone's favourite boiled sweet in a delicious dessert. Forced rhubarb adds a pop of colour and sweetness to this tart. Check out our

1 hr and 40 mins
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This stunning tart is the ideal finale to a winter dinner party

1 hr and 30 mins
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Use slightly tart gooseberries in this summer dessert with a delicate vanilla custard and filo pastry

1 hr and 15 mins
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Save time by using ready-made pastry and custard powder for this easy Manchester tart – it still has all the lovely flavours of this classic northern dessert

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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