Basic Tart Crust Recipe for Sweet Tarts

Homemade tart dough recipes – how to make tart dough for sweet tarts in 11 steps at home.

Easy tart crust recipe to prepare dough for sweet tarts with simple and tasty ingredients.

Learn in this baking video how to make tart dough from scratch in the French style using a yummy and easy tart crust recipe from scratch!

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➡️ What ingredients do you need to make a tart crust? ❓


1) 300 g/10.5 oz of cake flour
2) 120 g/4.2 oz of sugar
3) 160 g/5.6 oz of butter at room temperature
4) 8-10 tbsp of very cold water

➡️ How to make tart dough from scratch? ❓

Sweet Tart Crust (Easy Tart Dough Recipe)

1) put the flour into a large bowl
2) add sugar, then combine ingredients
3) add butter, then combine ingredients by hand
4) add cold water, then knead the dough by hand until smooth
5) wrap the tart dough with foil, then put it in the fridge for at least 30 minutes
6) sprinkle some flour over a foil piece, then spread the dough into a sheet of the size of the baking mold you are going to use
7) put the tart crust in the baking mold
8) cut excess dough on the edge
9) make some holes with a fork to get the steam out during baking, put some beans or another weight over the crust, then put the mold in the preheated oven at 180 C/360 F
10) bake the tart crust until it hardens and becomes golden (about 20-25 minutes)
11) wait to cool the crust, then make a filling to your taste, place it into the base and bake the tart

➡️ Tips for the tart dough recipe 🔎

French tart crust is one of the basic things you should know when you make cakes at home.

This is a recommended recipe because there are available lots of delicious tart recipes with or without fresh fruits and it would be disappointing not to know how to prepare them…

This is the classic French tart dough recipe used to make different sweet tarts. You can fill the tart base with vanilla custard, chocolate or caramel cream, various fruit combinations, and so on.

There is VERY IMPORTANT to use VERY COLD water to make a good tart base.

This easy tart crust recipe enables you to make a very crunchy tart shell in a very easy way. Enjoy sweet tart dough recipe and homemade tarts prepared with it!

Read more about different types of tarts here.

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