French Apple Brie Tart

A French twist on fall ingredients! Smooth Brie and crisp apples are a sophisticated, yet simple combo of flavors and textures.

Serves: 10Prep: 15 minutesCook: 45 minutesTotal: 1 hourDifficulty: Medium


Serves: 10

Ingredients

  • 1 package (14.1 oz.) refrigerated pie crusts
  • 4 ounces Private Selection™ Double Crème Parisian Style Brie Cheese, quartered
  • 1/4 cup plus 3 Tbsp. sugar, divided
  • 2 large eggs, divided
  • 3 cups apples, peeled, thinly sliced
  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon peel
  • 1/2 cup half & half
  • 1 teaspoon water

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 400°F. Press a single crust in the bottom and up the sides of a 10” tart pan with removable bottom. Trim edges if necessary.
  • In a food processor, blend the cheese, 3 tablespoons of sugar and 1 egg until creamy. Spread evenly over bottom of pie crust lined pan. In medium bowl, combine apple slices, lemon juice and lemon peel. Mix well.
  • Arrange apples evenly over cheese filling. In the same bowl, combine the remaining ¼ cup sugar, half & half and 1 egg yolk. Blend well. Pour over apple mixture.
  • For a lattice top, cut remaining crust into ½” wide strips. Arrange strips in lattice design over apple mixture. Trim and seal edges.
  • In a small bowl, combine 1 egg white and water. Brush over lattice crust. Bake for 45 minutes or until crust is lightly golden. Cool slightly before serving.