Torta di mele in camicia

Baked apple tart

Preparation info

  • Makes


    24 cm tart
    • Difficulty


Appears in


By Tessa Kiros

Published 2003

  • About

As its name indicates, these apples are clothed in a sheet, or “shirt”, of pastry. The jam provides the right amount of sugar. Eat this slightly warm, either plain or with whipped cream.


  • ½ the quantity of sweet pastry
  • 3 medium-sized apples (golden delicious)
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Make the pastry following the instructions. Cover and leave the pastry to rest for 30-60 minutes before rolling out.

Peel, halve and core the apples. Cut each half into about eight slices. Sprinkle with a little lemon juice if you are preparing them ahead of time.

Preheat the oven to 180°C (350°F/Gas