Custard Tarts

Ingredients & Directions 3 c All-purpose flour; (750ml) 1 ts Salt; (5ml) 1 c Vegetable shortening or -lard; (250ml) 4 tb Hot tap water; (60 to 90ml) -(4 to 6) 3 Eggs 1/3 c Sugar; (80ml) 1 1/2 c Milk; (375ml) ( Everything should be prepared before cooking) 1.Combine flour…

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Sponge Starter

Ingredients & Directions 1 1/2 c (12 ounces) very warm water (105 to 115 degrees) 1/4 ts Active dry yeast 3 1/2 c (16 ounces) unbleached All-purpose flour One 2-quart clear plastic Container Mix all the ingredients together in a medium bowl and stir vigorously with a wooden spoon for…

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Custard Tart

Ingredients & Directions SHORTCRUST PASTRY DOUGH 2 oz Fat* 4 oz Flour 2 tb Water -EGG CUSTARD- 2 Whole egg 10 oz Milk 1 tb Sugar 1 pn Salt * Lard or a good cooking fat makes the shortest pastry. Butter gives the best favour. A mixture of half lard…

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