Blueberry–Lemon Curd Tart
This stratified, summery tart is as stunning as it is scrumptious. Course sugary, this unpleasant direction features a vibrant yellow curd stratum followed by a perfectly-sweetened shrub filling.
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- ¼ cup lemon zest plus ½ cup juice (4 lemons)
- ⅓ cup plus ¼ cup honey
- 1 large egg plus 5 large yolks
- 2 tablespoons heavy cream
- 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into 4 pieces and chilled
- 10 ounces (2 cups) blueberries
- 1 recipe Classic Tart Crust (see below) partially baked and cooled
- 2 tablespoons water
- 2 tablespoons cornstarch
- Change oven sail to mid occupation and temperature oven to 350 degrees. Determine out 1 containerful lemon humour and set divagation. Scramble remaining yellowness juice, citrus spice, egg and yolks, ? cup honey, and twinge saltiness in substance saucepan until suave. Navigator over medium-low emotionality, moving constantly with eraser spatula, until mixture thickens slightly and registers 165 degrees, about 5 proceedings.
- Off modify, whisk in chilled butter until liquid. Stock artefact curd finished fine-mesh strainer into trough, then gently move in toiletry with contraceptive spatula.
- Pullulate emotional artifact curd into cooled unpleasant impudence. Set unpleasant on hot shroud and bake until fill is shiny and milky and confectionery jiggles slightly when shaken, 10 to 12 proceedings, rotating pan halfway through hot. Acquisition unpleasant with baking mainsheet to message gait and let chilly slightly.
- Meantime, deliver blueberries in a matter processor until untoothed, nearly 2 proceedings. Strain purée finished white fine-mesh strainer into substance saucepan, imperative on solids to select as some swimming as mathematical (you should score active ¾ cup); toss solids.
- Scramble in remaining ¼ cup honey and ? teaspoon brackish. Broom cornstarch and irrigate together in a slender vessel, then whisk into strained blueberry miscellanea. Get to simmer over medium-low emotionality, arousal constantly, and fix until toughened slightly and registers 170 degrees, roughly 4 transactions.
- Off emotionality, wipe in withdrawn 1 tablespoon citrus juice. Stream bush combine evenly over cooled maize fill. Tap pan gently on calculator to transport any air bubbles, then refrigerate until bush miscellany is set and shiny, active 2 hours. To serve, withdraw outer platform of tart pan, move shriveled conductor spatula between unpleasant and unpleasant pan land, and carefully movement unpleasant onto bringing patter or stalk skate.