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Vanilla and fig tartlets

Vanilla and fig tartlets

Makes 8 tartlets, 8 cm in diameter

For Bakers
  • Servings8 tartlets
  • To make the pastry shell
    • 300 g baking margarine
    • 500 g fine flour
    • 150 g sugar
    • 50 g water
  • Frangipane
    • 400 g almond paste
    • 80 g baking margarine
    • 30 g flour
    • 5 g lemon zest
    • 2 g salt
    • 100 g water
  • Vanilla mousse
    • 10 g corn starch
    • 500 g Flora plant-based spread 31%
    • 2 g vanilla extract
    • 50 g water

To make the pastry shell:

  • Mix all ingredients together to make a smooth pastry. Allow the pastry to rest for at least 3 hours in the fridge.

For the Frangipane:

  • Mix together all the ingredients in a planetary mixer on the 2nd speed for 5 minutes.

For the vanilla mousse:

  • Dissolve the corn starch in the water and heat to 50 degrees, add the vanilla and allow to dissolve, then mix in the Flora, beaten to yogurt-like thickness


  • Roll out the pastry to a thickness of 3.5 mm and use to line the tartlet rings. Fill three-quarters full with frangipane and bake at 180 degrees for 18 minutes. Pipe vanilla mousse onto the cooled tartlets, decorate with quartered figs and dust with icing sugar.
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