Sweet Pastry Recipe

Preparation info
  • Makes enough for


    small tarts or 1 x 26 cm fluted tart tins
    • Difficulty


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Ripe Recipes

By Angela Redfern

Published 2010

  • About


  • 330 g plain flour
  • 180 g unsalted butter, cold cut into small cubes
  • 100


Place the flour, butter, icing sugar and salt into the bowl of a food processor. Pulse together until you achieve a coarse bread crumb consistency. Add the egg yolk and water and pulse just until the dough comes together. You may need to add a little bit of extra water.

Remove from the bowl and shape into a smooth disc. Wrap in cling film and chill in the fri