Prune Tart

Preparation info

  • Serves

    4-6

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

The Best of Floyd

The Best of Floyd

By Keith Floyd

Published 1995

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Ingredients

For the pastry case

  • 450g/1lb plain flour
  • 2 eggs, beaten

Method

Sift the flour into a large bowl. Make a well in the centre and add the eggs, salt and enough cream to make a dough. Add the butter bit by bit. Mix well, roll up and leave in the refrigerator for about 2 hours.

Roll out the pastry on a floured board and line a pie dish with about two-thirds of it. Squash some of the prunes together and put them into the pie shell. Arrange the remaining