2. 1. Okra, Sweet Corn, and Serrano Tartelettes with a Polenta Crust
Rich, complex textures come together in a savory, crispy polenta crust. Plus, a kick of serrano? Yes please!
3. 2. Mushroom Onion Tart
Mushrooms, onions and cheese on light and flaky pastry? Make me two. Or twelve.
4. 3. Tomato, Goat Cheese and Basil Pesto Puff Pastry Tarts
Pairing pesto and goat cheese is always a good idea, and with tomato season almost here, cherry tomatoes are a decent holdover until the best tomatoes are available.
5. 4. Sweet Potato Tart with Garlic Chili Oil
Bridge the gap between winter and spring with thinly shaved sweet potatoes. With the brightness of garlic chili oil, you’ve got yourself a light and refreshing spring dish.
6. 5. Meyer Lemon Macadamia Nut Tart
Sweet, biting meyer lemons with rich, buttery macadamia? This is totally not your grandma’s lemon square.
7. 6. Chocolate Orange Tart
Vary the citrus for color and flavor- from blood orange to tangelo, this tart is perfect for a rainy spring night.
8. 7. Little Chocolate Tarts with Simple Olive Oil Pastry & Coconut Cream
Decadent, little chocolate treats are the perfect end to any wonderful spring day.
9. 8. Savory Spring Vegetable and Goat Cheese Tart
Bordering on the quiche zone, this tart would be the perfect addition to any springtime brunch.
10. 9. Mason Jar Lid Tarts: White Chocolate Raspberry
Take the tops off the jars you’ve been drinking lemonade from and put them to the cutest use ever. Raspberry swirls into white chocolate- springtime heaven!
11. 10. Roasted Beet and Goat Cheese Tart
Savory and rich with a hint of sweetness. Bring the texture game with a crisp whole wheat crust paired with creamy goat cheese and roasted beets.
12. 11. Asparagus Tart
No springtime tart recipe list would be complete without the classic asparagus! The length and color of asparagus create a stunning presentation.
13. 12. Brown Butter Tart with Blackberries
Brown butter is all the rage and paired with creamy custard and sour blackberries, makes for the perfect individual springtime treat.
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