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Baked apple tartlets

5
5
5
SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
1 hr 10 min
Prep
20 min
Cook
50 min
Serves
2
Difficulty
Moderate
Baked apples are delicious - so treat yourself with these little tarts.

Ingredients

reduced-fat shortcrust pastry

50 g, (½ sheet, 40g trimmed), just thawed

Apple, granny smith, unpeeled, fresh

3 small

caster sugar

2 tsp

ground cinnamon

¼ tsp

lemon juice

1 tsp

apricot jam

3 tsp, warmed and strained

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 180°c. Lightly spray two 2.5cm-deep, 8.5cm x 7.5cm heart-shaped tins with oil. Line the base and side of the tins with pastry and trim to fit. Transfer to the fridge to set.
  2. Meanwhile, peel, core and coarsely chop 2 apples. Place in a medium bowl with the sugar, cinnamon and lemon juice and toss to combine. Arrange in a single layer on a baking tray lined with baking paper. Bake for 20 minutes or until very soft. transfer to a small bowl and mash until almost smooth.
  3. Peel, core and thinly slice the remaining apple. Place half of the mashed apple mixture in the base of each of the tart cases. Top with the sliced apple. Bake for 30 minutes or until the apple is tender and the tart cases are cooked. Brush with the jam. Set aside for 5 minutes to cool slightly.

Notes

SERVING SUGGESTION: Low-fat custard.

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