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Pampered Chef: Looking for Canadian recipe

  1. kcjodih

    kcjodih Legacy Member Gold Member

    For Pecan Butter Tarts. Anyone have the recipe for Pecan Butter Tarts in the Mini Muffin Pan? It has butter, cream cheese and flour for the tart shells. It was in a Canadian S/B from 2000 or 2001 so of course that's too far back to find on CC. A host mentioned it and even read the date on the cover of the book....now can't FIND the book arggg!!!!


    Oct 27, 2005
  2. Is this it? Sounds similar.

    Pecan Tassies

    Tart Shells
    1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
    3 ounces cream cheese, softened
    1 cup all-purpose flour

    2 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted
    3/4 cup packed brown sugar
    1 egg
    1 teaspoon vanilla
    1 cup pecan halves, finely chopped
    Powdered sugar (optional)

    1. Preheat oven to 350°F. For tart shells, beat butter and cream cheese in Classic Batter Bowl until well blended. Add flour; mix until a soft dough forms.

    2. Using Small Scoop, shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place balls of dough into ungreased cups of Deluxe Mini-Muffin Pan. Dip Mini-Tart Shaper in flour; press into dough with even pressure until dough rises slightly above rim of pan.

    3. For filling, place butter in Small Batter Bowl; microwave on HIGH 30 seconds or until melted. Stir in brown sugar, egg and vanilla. Finely chop pecans using Food Chopper; add to batter bowl and mix well.

    4. Using Small Scoop, fill each tart shell with level scoop of filling (do not overfill). Bake 20-25 minutes or until light golden brown. Remove from oven; cool in pan 3 minutes. Remove from pan to Stackable Cooling Rack; cool completely. Sprinkle with powdered sugar, if desired.

    Yield: 24 tarts

    Nutrients per serving: (1 tart): Calories 130, Total Fat 10 g, Saturated Fat 4 g, Cholesterol 25 g, Carbohydrate 11 g, Protein 2 g, Sodium 65 mg, Fiber less than 1 g

    Blumenort, MB
    Oct 27, 2005
  3. kcjodih

    kcjodih Legacy Member Gold Member

    That's it!!

    Thank you, thank you, thank you!
    Oct 27, 2005
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