Cherry Almond Brunch Tart

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  • 20 min prep time
  • 1 hr 35 min total time
  • 7 ingredients
  • 8 servings


Pillsbury™ refrigerated pie crust, softened as directed on box
cups sliced almonds
can (14 oz) Eagle Brand® Sweetened Condensed Milk
tablespoons butter, softened
teaspoon almond extract
jar (12 oz) red tart cherry preserves
container (8 oz) mascarpone cheese


  1. 1 Heat oven to 400°F. Unroll pie crust; place in ungreased 10-inch tart pan with removable bottom. Press crust firmly against bottom and side of pan; trim excess crust. Bake 10 to 15 minutes or until crust is light golden brown.
  2. 2 Meanwhile, reserve 1/4 cup of the almonds. Place remaining almonds in food processor. Cover; process until coarsely ground. In large bowl, beat sweetened condensed milk, butter, almond extract and 1/4 teaspoon salt on medium speed until creamy. Stir in ground nuts until well blended.
  3. 3 Spread 3/4 cup of the preserves over bottom of partially baked crust. Carefully spread almond mixture over preserves, covering bottom of crust completely.
  4. 4 Bake 20 to 30 minutes or until center is set and edges are golden brown. Remove to cooling rack; cool 15 minutes. Remove side of pan; cool 30 minutes.
  5. 5 In small bowl, mix mascarpone cheese and remaining 1/4 cup preserves until well blended. Top individual servings of tart with mascarpone mixture and reserved 1/4 cup almonds. Serve warm or cool.




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