Roasted Tomato Basil Tart
 
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Roasted Tomato Basil Tart
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Recipe type: Main, Entree, Lunch, Vegetarian, Tomatoes
Serves: 2-4
Ingredients
  • Roasted tomatoes, any variety or mixture you like
  • fresh basil leaves, to taste
  • olive oil, to brush over pastry
  • freshly grated parmesan, to taste
  • 1 pastry dough
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 200 c / 392 and prepare a tart mold by buttering it and dusting it with a little flour, shake out the extra flour and set aside. Roll out the pastry dough and place in tart mold.Use a fork to pierce small wholes around the raw dough then brush a thin coat of olive oil around the inside of the dough. Sprinkle the grated parmesan cheese around the dough, use as much as you like. Distribute fresh basil leafs around the dough again using as much as you like. Lastly arrange the pre-roasted tomatoes around the inside of the mold. Place the tomatoes in a circular patter and skin facing down. Lastly sprinkle with more basil and grated parmesan cheese.
  2. Bake in the center of the oven for 25-30 minutes or until the pastry dough has cooked through and is golden brown. Remove from the oven and allow to cool slightly before serving.
  3. Decorate with freshly grated parmesan and fresh basil just before serving.
Notes
The amounts of roasted tomatoes is not indicated because it is up to your individual taste how light or dense you want to make the tart. If you need a recipe for roasting tomatoes try mine here, http://www.spiciefoodie.com/2011/09/07/how-to-roast-tomatoes/
Recipe by Spicie Foodie ™ at http://www.spiciefoodie.com/2012/08/12/sunday-snapshots-forgotten-tomato-recipes/