The New American Cooking by Joan Nathan

Apple-Apricot Crostata

Essentially an Italian tart, this crostata is made with a butter crust and is filled to overflowing with apricot-glazed Granny Smith apples.

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  • 35 M
  • 1 H, 35 M
  • 0
Peach Cream Tart Recipe

Peach Cream Tart

For this tart, a shortbread cookie crust cradles a sweet sour-cream custard and peach slices. A trip to the oven makes everything irresistibly golden.

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  • 35 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 2
Chocolate Cream Pie Recipe

Chocolate Cream Pie

An Oreo cookie crust is filled with a rich custard made from bittersweet and semisweet chocolate. Vanilla-infused whipped cream is crowned high on top.

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  • 35 M
  • 4 H, 15 M
  • 8
Valencian Orange Tart Recipe

Valencian Orange Tart

This tart is citrus-packed. Thin-skinned oranges are arranged in a flower pattern in a buttery crust that’s brushed with orange marmalade then baked until soft.

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  • 1 H
  • 4 H, 45 M
  • 0
Rustic Cherry Tart Recipe

Rustic Cherry Tart

Almonds and fragrant frangipane and purplish wine-stained cherries and puff pastry. Sounds terrible, eh?

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  • 25 M
  • 45 M
  • 0
Berry Napoleon with Grand Marnier Sabayon Recipe

Berry Napoleon with Grand Marnier Sabayon

Squares of delicate, crisp puff pastry are filled with strawberries, blueberries, and raspberries and topped with a creamy orange custard sauce.

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  • 40 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Jessica's Favorite Meyer Lemon Tart with a Layer of Chocolate Recipe

Meyer Lemon Tart with a Layer of Chocolate

A flakey crust cradles silky lemon curd with a surprise: A layer of chocolate slathered underneath.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 20 M
  • 22
Rustic Apple Tarts

Rustic Apple Tarts

Thin slices of Golden Delicious apples are spiraled in a buttery, free-form tart for a quick and easy dessert for family and friends.

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  • 40 M
  • 2 H, 15 M
  • 2
Apple Tart with Hazelnut Brown Sugar Topping Recipe

Apple Tart with Hazelnut-Brown Sugar Topping

This tart is a nice alternative to apple pie, and it makes a great dessert for a dinner party. Serve it with vanilla ice cream and perhaps some caramel sauce.

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  • 35 M
  • 2 H, 25 M
  • 0
Warm Chocolate, Cinnamon, and Coffee Tart Recipe

Chocolate, Cinnamon, and Coffee Tart

The melding of Mexican flavors—chocolate, cinnamon, and coffee—is something, once experienced, that you just can’t get outta your mind.

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  • 45 M
  • 3 H, 15 M
  • 0
Pasteis de Nata Recipe

Pastéis de Nata | Portuguese Custard Tarts

Can’t pronounce these pastries. No worries. It won’t affect your appreciation for the thin, crackly crust cradling the ridiculously creamy custard.

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  • 1 H
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 245
Sweet Ricotta Tart Recipe

Sweet Ricotta Tart

For this Italian treat, a sweet ricotta filing studded with chocolate and candied orange rind and flavored with citrus is nestled in a cookie-like crust.

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  • 45 M
  • 45 M
  • 0
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