Ginger Tart

Ginger Tart
Ginger Tart

Introduction

Prep time
10 minutes
Serves
Serves 6
Summary
This easy to make Ginger Tart is a lovely way to enjoy the delicate flavour combination.
Ingredients:
20cm ready made sweet pastry case
2 x 230g tined pear halves in juice (Well drained)
250g Mascarpone
2 tbsp icing sugar
2 tsp vanilla extract
Half a 340g jar of Stem Ginger Jam

Cooking Method

  1. Mix together the Mascarpone, icing sugar and vanilla extract until smooth. Spoon into the pastry case and spread evenly over the base. Pat the pear halves dry and arrange on top of the mascarpone mixture.

  2. Pour the Stem Ginger Jam into a sauce pan and gently warm until just starting to bubble. Carefully spoon over the pears to create a generous glaze.

  3. Either leave to cool or caramelise the glaze with a kitchen blow torch or under a hot grill if desired.

  4. Serve with cream or ice-cream.

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