Our KEY LIME TART will awaken your senses again and make you look forward to spring!
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Key Lime Tart

Our Key Lime Tart will awaken your senses again and make you look forward to spring!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 3 hours 15 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 3 hours 40 minutes
Servings 10 -12 servings
Calories 418kcal
Author Tara Noland

Ingredients

Crust

  • 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/2 cup ground almonds
  • 1/2 cup butter scant

Filling

  • 10 oz can of sweetened condensed milk
  • 3 large egg yolks
  • 3 key limes zested
  • 1/2 cup key lime juice maybe 16-20 key limes

Topping

  • 1 1/2 cups whipping cream
  • 2 Tbsp. icing sugar
  • 1 lime thinly sliced
  • Raspberries for decoration

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 325F. Mix the graham crumbs with the ground almonds. Melt the butter and add, mixing well. Press into a the base of a 9 1/2 - 10" loose bottomed tart pan. Bake in the oven for 10 min. Cool.
  • Meanwhile, in a bowl of a standup mixer whisk the egg yolks and then add the condensed milk. Whisk for 3 min. Add in the juice and lime zest and continue to beat for an additional 3 min. Pour the filling into the cooled base. Place on a rimmed cookie sheet and bake for 15 min. Let cool completely and then chill for 3 hours or overnight.
  • When ready to serve beat the whipped cream until soft peaks, adding in the icing sugar to sweeten. Dollop the cream on top of the pie, decorate with the lime slices and raspberries. Alternatively decorate with more lime zest and serve.

Nutrition

Calories: 418kcal | Carbohydrates: 33g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 30g | Saturated Fat: 16g | Cholesterol: 141mg | Sodium: 216mg | Potassium: 194mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 22g | Vitamin A: 980IU | Vitamin C: 10.4mg | Calcium: 143mg | Iron: 1.1mg