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Jam Tarts

Cook Time10 mins
Author: Baking with Granny

Ingredients

  • 65 g Caster Sugar
  • 175 g Butter
  • 1 Egg
  • 250 g Plain Flour
  • 24 tbsp Jam raspberry, strawberry, apricot...
  • A dash of Water

Instructions

  • Pre-heat oven to 160°c and generously grease a couple of twelve cup bun tray with some butter.
  • Cream up your butter and sugar on on a medium speed until light and fluffy.
  • Add the egg and mix until combined then sift in the flour and mix to form a dough.
  • Roll the dough on a lightly floured surface until about 5mm thick. Using a round cutter which is a little bigger than the cups on your bun tray. Gently press the cut pastry circles into the pre-greased cups, taking care not to trap and air under them.
  • Spoon your required jam into a bowl (whether one kind or several - use separate bowls) and add a dash of water to the jam and mix well. Spoon a tablespoon of jam into each prepared pastry, filling to around 2/3 full.
  • Bake in your pre-heated oven for 10-12 minutes until the pastry edges are golden. Leave to cool in your tray.