10 Totally Delicious Tarts Worth Adding to Your Recipe Book
From maple pecan to cherry cream cheese, these pint-sized pastries are sure to impress.
Your New Favourite Tart Recipes
Mini Blueberry Tarts
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“I served this recipe to my family while we were on vacation and they were all amazed. The best part: I didn’t spend tons of time on it thanks to refrigerated pie crust. Watch your mini tarts around the 13-minute mark to make sure they don’t brown too quickly. If you like, sprinkle the tops with coarse sugar for a beautiful finishing touch.” —Allison Bell, Hillsdale, New Jersey
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Lemon Cheesecake Tarts
“To make these cute tarts more quickly, add the filling to store-bought phyllo tart shells.” —Sarah Gilbert, Beaverton, Oregon
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“Raspberries and blueberries both work well with the whipped cream and lemon curd mixture, or choose your favourite berries instead. These sweet treats are great for a tea, brunch or holiday celebration.” —Mary J. Walters, Westerville, Ohio
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Easy Lemon Berry Tartlets
“These fruity, flaky tartlets filled with raspberries and topped with lemon-tinged cream cheese are a sweet ending to any weeknight meal. They are elegant yet come together quickly and easily.” —Elizabeth Dehart, West Jordan, Utah
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Maple Pecan Tarts
“I absolutely love pecans. I combine them with maple and vanilla to create the ultimate tart, made even richer with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.” —Redawna Kalynchuk, Barrhead, Alberta
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Pumpkin Pie Tartlets with Maple Pecan Crust
“After discovering I had multiple food sensitivities, I began developing holiday recipes that would be safe for me, but enjoyable for others, too. These tarts are delicious—with no gluten, eggs or dairy!” —Chantale Michaud, Guelph, Ontario
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Miniature Almond Tarts
“My family requests these adorable little tarts each holiday. I always enjoy making them since the almond paste in the filling reflects our Dutch heritage. They’re super popular at special gatherings.” —Karen Van Den Berge, Holland, Michigan
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Cherry Cream Cheese Tarts
“It’s hard to believe that just five ingredients and a few minutes of preparation can result in these delicate and scrumptious tarts!” —Cindi Mitchell, Waring, Texas
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Dutch Apple Pie Tartlets
“These adorable mini apple pie pastries make a delightful addition to a dessert buffet or snack tray. The recipe calls for convenient frozen phyllo shells, so they’re surprisingly easy to prepare. The lemon curd filling adds a unique flavour twist.” —Mary Ann Lee, Clifton Park, New York
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Crunchy Peanut Butter Tarts
“For a fun, fuss-free dessert, try these darling tarts. They’re a satisfying, rich family favourite.” —Mary Kelley, Wilmington, North Carolina
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Upside-Down Pumpkin Pecan Tarts
“These flaky phyllo treats with a rich pumpkin filling are a fantastic twist on pumpkin pie and can be prepared a day ahead.” —Darlene Buerger, Peoria, Arizona
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