Rustic Plum and Almond Tart

Rustic Plum and Almond Tart

Recipe by Jus Rol, tried and tested by Grace


Total time



Think you will have a table full of smiles if you take half an hour to make this sweet treat for your family and friends!


  • 1 Jus-Rol™ Sweet Shortcrust Pastry Block

  • 15g butter, melted

  • 2 tbsp ground almonds

  • 15 plums, stone removed and cut into quarters

  • 50g Caster sugar

  • 1-2 stem ginger finely chopped


  • Preheat oven to 200°C (180°C for fan assisted ovens)/Gas Mark 6.

  • Unroll the pastry onto a lightly floured work surface. Brush a 35xm x 10cm fluted tart tin with melted butter and line with the pastry by pushing the pastry in at the edges and gently pricking the base. Trim the pastry using the rolling pin. Sprinkle the base with ground almonds.

  • Place plums into a bowl and toss with the caster sugar. Tip in to the tart tin and add the chopped stem ginger. Put in the oven to bake for 25 minutes.
  • Sprinkle with almonds and return to oven for 5 minutes, then allow to cool in the tin on a wire rack. Serve with lashings of cream, Greek yoghurt or Coconut Collaborative.

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