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Fruit Tarts

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  Low calorie pastry 1
  Neufchatel cheese 3 Ounce (1 package)
  Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon
  Canned reduced calorie fruits for salad 16 Ounce (1 can)
  Cornstarch 1 Tablespoon
  Ground nutmeg 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Grated lemon rind 1 Teaspoon

1 Prepare low calorie pastry, following directions for tart shells. Place shells on a large cookie sheet.
2 Bake in hot oven (400°) 10 minutes, or until pastry is golden; cool in tart pans on wire rack 10 minutes; loosen pastry around edges with tip of knife; remove shells; cool completely on wire rack.
3 Blend Neufchatel cheese and lemon juice until smooth in a small bowl; spread over bottom of tart shells, dividing evenly.
4 Drain fruits for salad, reserving syrup. Cut pear and peach slices into thinner slices; arrange fruits, in a pretty pattern, over cheese layer in tarts, dividing evenly.
5 Blend 3/4 cup of the reserved fruit syrup into cornstarch until smooth in a small saucepan; stir in nutmeg and lemon rind. Cook, stirring constantly, until mixture thickens and bubbles 1 minute; spoon glaze over fruits in tarts to coat evenly. Chill tarts until serving time.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 527 Calories from Fat 180

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 20 g31.4%

Saturated Fat 11.5 g57.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 62.9 mg21%

Sodium 321.5 mg13.4%

Total Carbohydrates 74 g24.6%

Dietary Fiber 13.9 g55.8%

Sugars 29.6 g

Protein 11 g22.8%

Vitamin A 14.4% Vitamin C 22.3%

Calcium 11% Iron 1.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Fruit Tarts Recipe