Napoleon Tarte

Much lighter than the traditional French Quiche, this main dish tart still packs an amazing amount of flavor! With a ricotta base, sautéed onions and zucchini along with a Black Forest Ham center all nestled in light, flakey fillo dough this is a tart you'll be serving often. Here's a little hint, if you have children who just don't want to eat their veggies, I guarantee they'll never even notice the


Sweet onion 2 Medium , thinly sliced
Zucchini 3 Medium , thinly sliced
Olive oil 4 Tablespoon (divided)
Ricotta 15 Ounce (can use non fat too)
Fillo dough 1 Pound (1 packet)
Egg 1 Medium
Fresh thyme 1 Tablespoon
Salt 1 Teaspoon
Cracked black pepper 1 Teaspoon
Black forest ham 1 Pound



1.Preheat the oven to 425F.


2.In a large pan sauté onion and zucchini with olive oil over medium or low flame until browned.

3.In a large bowl mix ricotta, egg ,thyme, salt and pepper

4.Layer tart pan with 2 sheets fillo, brush each layer with butter/olive oil mixture.

5.Layer 2 more sheets and brush with butter and repeat 2 times more

6.Now add half of the ricotta mixture.

7.Top it up with sliced ham.

8.Top with remaining half of the ricotta mix.

9.Layer this with 2 sheets on top, spread with butter and then Layer two more sheets and brush with butter.

10.Make little cuts on top for air vents.

11.Bake for 30-35 minutes or until golden brown.


12.Cut it into pieces and serve this with your favorite side dish, appetizer or even as an evening snack.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 35 Minutes
Ready In: 35 Minutes
Servings: 4

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 867Calories from Fat 318

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 35 g53.8%

Saturated Fat 12 g60%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 2125 mg88.54%

Total Carbohydrates 89 g29.7%

Dietary Fiber 4 g16%

Sugars 9 g

Protein 46 g92%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet