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Fruit Tartlets

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  Short crust pastry 1 (Using 3-4 Ounce Flour Etc.)
  Fresh fruits 1 Cup (16 tbs) (E.G. Strawberries, Raspberries, Etc., Or Canned Fruit, E.G. Cherries, Peaches, Etc.)
  Arrowroot 1 Teaspoon
  Coloring 2 Drop
  Sugar 1 Ounce
  Water 1⁄4 Pint
  Lemon juice To Taste
  Sweetened and flavored cream 4 Fluid Ounce, whipped (1 Gill)
  Fruit syrup 1⁄4 Pint (If No Fruit Syrup)

Roll pastry thinly, cut out with fluted cutter and line small tartlet tins.
Bake them “blind” in a fairly hot oven (425 0.4000 F., Gas 7—6) for 15 mm Remove weighted paper and return cases to oven for 2—3 mm or till dry.
When cool arrange fruit neatly in the cases.
Blend the arrowroot with a little syrup, boil remainder of syrup and pour on to blended mixture, stirring gently.
Return to pan and bring to boil again, stirring very gently, otherwise the mixture loses Its clear colour because of bubbles of air introduced in stirring or boillag syrup.
Pour the glaze gently over the fruit and allow to cool.
Pipe the cream neatly round the edge.

Recipe Summary

Fruit Dessert

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 776 Calories from Fat 240

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 24 g37.6%

Saturated Fat 21.6 g108%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 59 mg19.7%

Sodium 21.3 mg0.9%

Total Carbohydrates 133 g44.3%

Dietary Fiber 3.7 g14.9%

Sugars 118.9 g

Protein 2 g3.7%

Vitamin A 8.3% Vitamin C 50.5%

Calcium 1.7% Iron 0.63%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Fruit Tartlets Recipe