How to make Fruit Tartlets -

Cocoa flavoured tart shells filled with mixed fruit jam and mixed fruits.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Refined Flour, Butter (मक्खन )

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

Fruit Tartlets

Fruit Tartlets Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 31-40 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Fruit Tartlets Recipe

  • Refined Flour

  • Butter 125 grams

  • Brown sugar 3 tablespoons

  • Refined flour (maida) 250 grams

  • Cocoa powder 3 tablespoons

  • Salt a pinch


  • Mixed fruit jam 4 tablespoons

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon

  • Double cream whipped 1 cup

  • Kiwi fruit cut into small cubes 2

  • Grapes halved 15-20

  • Apple cut into small cubes 1 large

  • Bananas cut into small cubes 2 medium

  • Fresh mint leaves for garnish


Step 1

For the pastry combine butter, brown sugar and cocoa over low heat.

Step 2

When the butter has melted, remove from heat and pour over the flour.

Step 3

Add very little chilled water and bind well to make stiff dough.

Step 4

Gather into a ball, cover with cling wrap and chill the dough in the refrigerator for atleast thirty minutes.

Step 5

Preheat the oven to 180°C. Grease eight to ten tartlet tins.

Step 6

Roll out the dough between two sheets and stamp out four inch diameter rounds with a fluted cutter.

Step 7

Line the tartlet tins with dough. Prick the bottoms and chill for fifteen minutes.

Step 8

Bake blind for ten minutes, and then bake again for another ten minutes.

Step 9

Leave to cool, then remove from tins. Melt jam with lemon juice.

Step 10

Brush a thin layer at the bottom of the tartlet.

Step 11

Spread a thin layer of the whipped cream in the tartlet shell.

Step 12

Arrange the cut fruits, brush evenly with the jam glaze and serve

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