Blackberry Curd Tart

Ugly Duckling Bakery

Blackberry Curd Tart

Ugly Duckling Bakery

This blackberry curd tart is made with a pecan crust and blackberry curd. It's an elegant ending to holiday get-togethers or festive dinners any time of year.

Blackberry Curd Tart

Ugly Duckling Bakery

Ingredients

pecans  flour sugar salt butter egg blackberries lemon juice

Blackberry Curd Tart

Ugly Duckling Bakery

The first step is making the tart dough and pre-baking the nut crust.

Blackberry Curd Tart

Ugly Duckling Bakery

Making the purée and straining the seeds is the fussy part of the blackberry curd tart recipe. But it’s essential for a smooth blackberry curd.

What’s curd?

Custard  is a mixture thickened with eggs. Pastry creams are custards that contain dairy and are thickened with starch. Curds are also a subset of custards with fruit juice or zest.

Blackberry Curd Tart

Ugly Duckling Bakery

Serve the blackberry curd tart plain or with a bit of whipped cream or ice cream!