Wild Blueberry Tart with Foolproof, Gluten-Free Crust

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Recipe by Katie Morford, MS, RD of Mom’s Kitchen Handbook

Makes 12 servings

Wild Blueberry Tart with Foolproof, Gluten-Free Crust Picture

Ingredients

For the crust:
10 tablespoons butter
1 cup gluten-free or regular all-purpose flour
¼ cup buckwheat flour
3 tablespoons almond flour
⅓ cup sugar
½ teaspoon kosher salt

For the filling:
3 cups fresh or frozen, defrosted Wild Blueberries
2 tablespoons sugar
2 tablespoons cornstarch
2 teaspoons lemon juice
Zest of ½ large lemon

Preparation

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. Put the butter in a small saucepan and set over medium-high heat. Heat, swirling the pan occasionally until the butter melts halfway. Remove from heat and swirl the pan occasionally until the butter melts completely.
  3. While the butter is melting, use a fork to whisk together the all-purpose flour, buckwheat flour, almond flour, sugar, and salt.
  4. Once the butter is melted, add it to the flour and stir with a fork until mixed together. Transfer to a 9-inch round tart pan and use your fingers to press the dough evenly and firmly into the bottom and up the sides of the pan. Set on a baking sheet and bake for 20 minutes.
  5. While the crust bakes, mix together the ingredients for the wild blueberry filling.
    After 20 minutes, remove the tart crust. Use a metal measuring cup or glass jar to press the bottom and sides of the crust firmly against the pan, so it hugs the tart pan nicely. Pour the wild blueberry filling into the pan. Bake on the baking sheet until nicely browned, another 20 to 22 minutes.
  6. Let cool for a good 20 minutes before serving.

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