Crostata di Zucchini (Zucchini Tart)

To make the pasta frolla dough Flour1 1/2 cupsSugar1/4 cupSalt1/2 teaspoonBaking powder1/2 teaspoonButter, unsalted6 tablespoons, cut into 4 piecesEggs1 large, beaten Combine dry ingredients in bowl of food processor and pulse several times to mix. Distribute the pieces of butter evenly over dry ingredients in work bowl. Pulse until very finely powdered. Add beaten eggs and continue … Continue reading Crostata di Zucchini (Zucchini Tart)

Plum Crostata

1 cup flour1 cup almond meal1/2 cup powdered sugar5 oz butter, cold and cut in small pieces1 tablespoon vanilla extract.1 egg white12 plums, halved, pitted and quartered1/4 cup water1/2 cup sugarzest and juice 1 lemon Process the 4 first ingredients until a sandy mixture forms. Add vanilla and egg white to form a dough. Cover … Continue reading Plum Crostata

Cherry Crostata

Yield: 2 crostatas For the crust 10 oz flour6 oz butter1 teaspoon salt2 tablespoon sugar1/2 cup cold water, or as needed For the filling 5 cups cherries, pitted2 tablespoon flour1/2 cup sugar plus more for decorationzest and juice of one lemon1 tablespoon butter, melted To make the crust: In a mixing bowl whisk the flour, … Continue reading Cherry Crostata