08 August 2012

Mini Mess - Ham and goats cheese tart

Baking with kids doesn't have to be all about cakes and cookies, this is such a quick and easy savoury recipe and one that Minxy chose to create herself. We received a lovely hamper last week and this recipe uses a collection of goodies from that including Capricorn Somerset Goats Cheese - yummy!




Items from our hamper
Ingredients

Jus-Rol puff pastry (You can make your own but this was in our hamper)
100g Capricorn Somerset Goats Cheese
3 slices of ham (of your choice)
3 tomatoes
Half a red pepper
Olive oil



  • Pre-heat the oven to 180 degrees.
  • Roll out your Jus-Rol pastry to around 1cm thickness and use a plate to cut out a circle with a 15cm diameter. Place on a baking tray.
  • Leaving a 2cm gap along the edge of the pastry, slice and layer the tomato on top.
  • Slice and sprinkle over the ham, pepper and then the goats cheese.
  • Bake in the oven for around 20 minutes until the pastry has risen and is golden in colour.
  • Drizzle with olive oil (optional).
  • Scoff!


This is great for dinner with salad, in lunch boxes or popped into picnic baskets.

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11 comments :

  1. Puff pastry is one of my in the freezer life savers and these tarts look great.

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  2. These look yummy me and my children are giving these a try at the weekend :)

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  3. Sounds great! I only recently started buying goat's cheese after tasting it and liking it!

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  4. Mmmm I woke up this morning and thought 'cheese - I fancy something cheesy to eat today!' So I thought I'd do a search and found this! Yes - this is what I am going to make for dinner today! Off to raid my cupboards, check my cheese stocks and off to the shops! Thanks for the inspiration and for satisfying my needs!

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  5. This is a great idea. I will try this with the boys

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  6. Loo looks great will try this with the boys

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  7. I love a bit of goats cheese.

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  8. These look scummy, perfect for a picnic or pack lunch.

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