Every kid loves strawberry tart. Being a mom you should give them healthy food rather than junk food. Isn’t it? Moms worry about their kids because many times they don’t like healthy food. So, moms should prepare snacks that are nutritious and tasty as well. The main thing is the preparation method has to be easy. So, moms can prepare these snacks in their kitchen for their adorable kids. The process of making this tart is mentioned below in this article.
When you prepare this for your kids, you have to take ingredients that are nutritious. The ingredients are the following, 1 ¼ cup of all-purpose flour, 3 tablespoons of sugar, ½ teaspoon of kosher salt, 6 tablespoons of unsalted butter, 2 tablespoons of cold shortening, ¼ cup of ice water, 2 cups of pastry cream, 2 pints of whole strawberries, 1/3 cup of apricot jelly, 3 tablespoons of shelled pistachios. This pistachio is optional for this recipe.
Apart from these ingredients, you will need other ingredients for the pastry cream, the ingredients are the following, 5 eggs, ¾ cup of sugar, 3 tablespoons of cornstarch, 1 ½ cups of scaled milk, ½ teaspoon of vanilla extract, 1 tablespoon of cognac, 1 tablespoon of unsalted butter, and a tablespoon of heavy cream. All the ingredients should be in proper quantity so your kids can enjoy it.
- First, you have to take a bowl and add flour, salt, and sugar and then mix all of them. Thereafter keep it in the refrigerator for 30 minutes. Then mix the ingredients with milk and water. Start kneading the dough.
- Allow the dough to proof for a soft and smooth texture.
- Bake it for 10 minutes in a preheated oven at 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Thus, the base is prepared and you have to prepare the cream for filling.
Preparation Of Strawberry Tart Pastry Cream
Well, to prepare this cream you have to take the bowl and add egg, sugar, and cornstarch. Then blend all the ingredients together using an electric blender. Continue blending until soft peak.
After preparing this cream the next step is to fill up and garnish. Well, take the base of the snack and then spread the cream all over the surface and then put a slice of strawberry at the top. However, an almond slice can be used at the top to decorate these snacks. Hence, this snack is ready for your kid. Since the ingredients are healthy you can give it frequently to your kids.