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This tart is the only thing I actually like pears in, so definitely something for everyone to try

  • For the pastry:
  • 50g unsalted butter
  • 100g plain white flour
  • 25g cocoa powder
  • 50g caster sugar
  • 1 egg
  • beaten
  • For the filling:
  • 3 tbsp ginger marmalade
  • 1 tin of pears
  • 100g good quality dark chocolate (at least 70% cocoa)
  • 50g unsalted butter
  • 2 eggs
  • yolks seperated from whites
  • 100g caster sugar
  • You will also need baking beans
3.5/5 (137 Votes)


How to make the pastry: In a bowl, add the flour and softened butter, cut into small cubes

  • For the pastry
  • 250g flour
  • 125g softened butter (not melted )
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 2 tbsp sunflower oil
  • 2 tbsp caster sugar
  • 1 pinch of salt
  • For the topping
  • 1 tub mascarpone - 250g
  • 2 tbsp double cream
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 1 sachet vanilla sugar
  • 750g strawberries
  • 125g raspberries
  • Icing sugarĀ 
3.1/5 (140 Votes)

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