Strawberry Cheese Tarts

  • Strawberry Cheese Tarts Recipe
    Yield: Up to 12
    Cooks In: 9 Minutes


    1/2 cup butter
    1 cup flour
    1/8 teaspoon salt
    3 to 4 oz. cream cheese
    Small jar of strawberry jam
    1 egg, beaten

    Preheat oven to 400 F.
    Mix all above ingredients to make a pastry. Roll in a ball and chill for several hours.
    Roll out to 1/8-inch thickness on a floured surface. Cut circles with a cookie cutter or water glass.
    Spoon a teaspoon of strawberry jam in center. Brush edges with beaten egg. Put another circle on top and press edges all around together with a fork. Brush tops with beaten egg and sprinkle with sugar.
    Bake on lightly greased cookie sheet for 10 to 12 minutes until golden brown. Can serve warm.