Bacon and Leek Tart

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  • 35 min prep time
  • 1 hr 5 min total time
  • 8 ingredients
  • 6 servings

Ingredients

1
sheet frozen puff pastry (from 17.3-oz package), thawed
1
egg white, slightly beaten
3
thick slices hickory-smoked bacon
4
medium leeks, sliced
1
cup shredded Gruyère cheese (4 oz)
2
teaspoons chopped fresh thyme leaves
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/2
teaspoon pepper

Directions

  1. 1 Heat oven to 400°F. Unfold pastry sheet; place in 9-inch square tart pan with removable bottom. Brush pastry with egg white. Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until browned.
  2. 2 Meanwhile, in 12-inch skillet, cook bacon over medium-high heat 8 to 11 minutes or until crisp; drain on paper towels. Crumble bacon; set aside. Reserve 1 tablespoon bacon drippings in skillet. Add leeks to drippings; cook over medium heat 5 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally, until tender. Remove from heat. Stir in 1/2 cup of the cheese, the chopped thyme, salt and pepper.
  3. 3 Press pastry with back of spoon to flatten. Spoon leek mixture over pastry; sprinkle with crumbled bacon and remaining 1/2 cup cheese. Bake 5 to 7 minutes or until cheese is melted. Serve warm.

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