Soft tart with jam and ricotta: this dessert captivates at the first bite, the presence of both ricotta and jam then makes the dessert particular and not at all boring, one bite after another there is a whole series of flavors, the softness of the base halfway between a shortcrust pastry and a classic base of cakes, then thanks to the presence of jam (I used a cherry jam from the Punzi farm), it can be prepared with different flavors, a raspberry jam, fruit of forest and strawberries, or you can divide the tart into two parts and use two different jams. The tart is very easy to prepare, cooking is short (only 30 minutes) and can be kept for 2-3 days in the refrigerator. Try it! Similar in texture The Crumb cake with strawberries
Ingredients for a cake pan of 24 cm
280 grams of flour
80 grams of sugar
70 grams of milk
60 gr of butter
1/2 sachet of baking powder
1 sachet of vanillin
2 eggs + 1 yolk
For the Cream
300 gr of ricotta
5 tablespoons of milk
3 tablespoons of sugar
6 teaspoons of jam / marmalade of your choice (I cherry)
Let's put the butter out of the fridge to make it soften, even for an hour.
In a bowl, mix the butter and it sugar and work it in ointment (creamy consistency) with a fork or spatula. Let's add the 2 eggs + the yolk, the milk (70 g). and continue to turn to mix the ingredients.
Let's add the flour, with the half sachet of yeast and with the sachet of vanillin (or vanilla essence), mix again with a fork, we will obtain a soft and sticky dough, this is the right consistency.
Let's butter and flour one 24 cm cake pan in diameter (or at most 26 cm), a tart cake is fine, but also a springform pan, the important thing is that it is not too low. Pour the dough into the pan and level with a spoon.
We prepare the cream to put on the surface. We put the ricotta cheese with 5 tablespoons of milk, and the 3 tablespoons of sugar, mix well until it becomes a velvety cream. Pour the ricotta over the dough into the pan, and finally add a few teaspoons of marmalade or jam; with a fork we can distribute the jam forming streaks.
We put in static oven preheated a 180 ° for 30 minutes. The baking cake will tend to swell, so it is better not to use a cake pan that is too low! Let it cool completely and serve our soft tart with jam perfect with tea as a snack! Enjoy your meal!
Soft tart with jam
Enjoy your meal!
Perfect pairing: Passito di Pantelleria