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Tin Roof Fudge Tart

For crust
  Refrigerated pie crust 15 Ounce, softened
  Semisweet baking chocolate/Chocolate candy bar 2 Ounce (Dark Variety)
  Butter/Margarine 1 Tablespoon
For peanut layer
  Caramels 6 Ounce, unwrapped (About 20 Pieces)
  Whipping cream 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Spanish peanuts 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
For mousse layer
  Semi-sweet baking chocolate/Chocolate candy bar 8 Ounce, cut into pieces (Use Dark Variety)
  Butter/Margarine 2 Tablespoon
  Whipping cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Vanilla 2 Teaspoon
For topping
  Caramels 5 , unwrapped
  Whipping cream 3 Tablespoon
  Butter/Margarine 1 Teaspoon
  Whipped cream 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (If Desired)
  Spanish peanuts 2 Tablespoon (If Desired)

1) Preheat oven hot to 450°F.

2) In a 10-inch tart pan with removable bottom or 9-inch glass pie plate make the pie crust.
3) Place the crust in pie plate and gently press at the bottom and up side.
4) Trim the edges if required.
5) Bake for 9 to 11 minutes.
6) Let stand for 30 minutes to cool completely.
7) In a 1-quart heavy saucepan add 2 oz dark chocolate and 1 tablespoon butter.
8) Melt and stir over very low heat until smooth.
9) Spread the mixture at the bottom and up side of cooled baked shell.
10) Chill for about 10 minutes until chocolate is set.
11) In a 2-quart saucepan, add 20 caramels with 1/3 cup whipping cream.
12) Melt and stir over low heat until mixture is smooth.
13) Add 1 1/2 cups peanuts and mix until well coated.
14) Transfer immediately into chocolate-lined crust.
15) In a 1-quart heavy saucepan add 8 oz dark chocolate and 2 tablespoons butter.
16) Melt and stir over very low heat until smooth.
17) Cool slightly for about 10 minutes.
18) In a small bowl add 1 cup whipping cream and vanilla.
19) Beat with electric mixer on high speed until soft peaks form.
20) Add 1/3 whipped cream into chocolate mixture and gently fold in remaining whipped cream.
21) Spoon over the peanut layer and spread evenly.
22) Refrigerate the mixture for 2 hours until set.
23) In 1-quart heavy saucepan, add all topping ingredients.
24) Melt and stir over very low heat until smooth.
24) Scrape the side of pan.
25) Spoon or pipe whipped cream around tart edge.
26) Drizzle with topping and sprinkle peanuts over it.
27) Store in refrigerator.

28) Serve chilled.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Holiday, Party
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 7905 Calories from Fat 4824

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 548 g843.6%

Saturated Fat 251 g1255.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 794.8 mg264.9%

Sodium 2757.2 mg114.9%

Total Carbohydrates 666 g221.9%

Dietary Fiber 48.5 g194%

Sugars 333.8 g

Protein 103 g205.6%

Vitamin A 26.8% Vitamin C 1.5%

Calcium 93.8% Iron 139.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Tin Roof Fudge Tart Recipe