Limoncello plum tart
- Preparation and cooking time
- Prep: -
- Cook: -
- Plus chilling & cooling time
- Cuts into 12 slices
A melt-in-the-mouth dessert that can be prepared ahead
- STEP 1
Roll out the pastry and use to line a loose-bottomed tart tin, 25cm diameter and about 3.5-4cm deep. Chill for at least half an hour.
- STEP 2
Heat oven to 180C/fan 160C/gas 4. Line the pastry with greaseproof paper, fill with baking beans and bake blind for 15 mins. Remove beans and paper.
- STEP 3
Put the lemon zest and juice, cream, almonds, sugar, eggs and melted butter in a large bowl and whisk until smooth then stir in the limoncello.
- STEP 4
Put the plums in the pastry case then pour the custard mixture over. Bake for about 20-30 mins until the custard is just set. Allow to cool then dredge with icing sugar before serving.