April 13, 2011

Strawberry-Orange Shortcake Tart

Another delicious recipe from Southern Living.com .
Of course I would probably drizzle melted dark chocolate over the top....
Ingredients
1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 cup plain yellow cornmeal
2 tablespoons sugar
3/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
6 tablespoons cold butter, cut into pieces
1 large egg, lightly beaten
2/3 cup buttermilk
1 tablespoon orange marmalade
1 (16-oz.) container fresh strawberries, cut in half
1/2 cup orange marmalade
2 cups heavy cream
2 tablespoons sugar
Garnishes: fresh mint sprigs, sweetened whipped cream

Preparation
1. Preheat oven to 425°. Place first 6 ingredients (in order of ingredient list) in a food processor. Process 20 seconds or until mixture resembles coarse sand. Transfer to a large bowl.
2. Whisk together egg and buttermilk; add to flour mixture, stirring just until dry ingredients are moistened and a dough forms. Turn dough out onto a lightly floured surface, and knead 3 to 4 times. Press dough on bottom and up sides of a lightly greased 9-inch tart pan.
3. Bake at 425° for 20 to 22 minutes or until golden and firm to touch.
4. Microwave 1 Tbsp. marmalade at HIGH 10 seconds; brush over crust. Cool 45 minutes.
5. Stir together strawberries and 1/2 cup marmalade.
6. Beat heavy cream with 2 Tbsp. sugar at medium speed with an electric mixer until soft peaks form. Spoon onto cornmeal crust; top with strawberry mixture. Garnish, if desired

15 comments:

  1. What a wonderful looking dish! My family loves strawberries.

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  2. Yum! that looks good! Thank you for coming over to my blog!
    Leontien

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  3. That dessert looks wonderful.
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  4. LifenreflectionMay 2, 2011 at 4:58 PM

    This looks so pretty and yummy! Thanks for stopping in. Happy Weekend!

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  5. JusttryingtosavemoneyMay 2, 2011 at 4:58 PM

    Thanks for stopping by, wanted to return the favor! I am now following you!! This recipe looks very yummy!!

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  6. That looks lovely...a perfect summer treat. Thanks for the comment and follow - following you back now!

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  7. Hiya there!
    Thanks for hopping over and following, following back now :)
    This looks great! Look forward to reading more! x

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  8. Dawn @ Guiding LightMay 2, 2011 at 4:58 PM

    Hi! Here from FBH. Now following you. This looks YUMMY! Blessings! http://guidinglighths.com

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  9. Very tempting and yummy! Thanks so much for stopping by and joining in my blog. Will be back to explore more...

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  10. Yum!
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    Carolina Summer

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  11. This looks so yummy! Thanks for stopping by my blog today and following. I'm following back.

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  12. That looks awesome!!:) I will have to try it!!:) Just stopping by to say hi, I am looking forward to following you!!:)

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  13. What a very special Strawberry Orange Shortcake Tart. This would made a great Easter dessert. I just love Southern Living, they always have the greatest recipes. Thank you so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday and hope to see you next week!

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  14. Oh this looks so good!

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  15. Sounds amazing!! I'm a new follower - I blog at Work From Home Star.

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