Ambassador Peach Tart

By • August 19, 2011 • 2 Comments


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Author Notes: This tart has been a winner all summer in Sun Valley Idaho where I have been cooking for the summer a personal chef for a family here. Fresh ingredients and easy to prepare.Mike Trost

Serves 8

  • 3 pounds Peaches,peeled, pitted and cut in half
  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 cup finely chopped walnuts
  • 1 cup light brown sugar lightly packed
  • 12 tablespoons cold unsalted butter diced (1 1/2 sticks)
  • 1 egg yolk
  1. Preheat oven to 400 Degrees F
  2. Combine the four, walnuts,and sugar. Mix together ,then add the butter and the egg yolk. Mix with electric mix until crumbly. Press about 1 1/2 cups of the mixture in an ever layer into the bottom of a 9 1/2 inch spring form pan. Arrange the peaches in the pan.Working from outside in make sure you have cover the bottom layer of the crumble you have pressed down.
  3. Sprinkle the rest of the crumble mixture evenly over the peaches. Bake for 50 minutes or until its lightly brown and the peaches are bubbling thought the crumble or if you like it crispy crust until it's med dark on edges. Remove from oven let cool 15 minutes. Remove from pan and serve warm or cold with a big scope of Whipped Cream.

Tags: Happy ending every time!

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over 2 years ago sdebrango

Suzanne is a trusted source on General Cooking.

Sounds great Mike, love the walnuts in the pastry and that its a press in,

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over 2 years ago dymnyno

Pie sounds wonderful! Sun Valley/Ketchum is my most favorite place on the planet...lived there for 10 years! Just spent a week there for the Sun Valley Wine Festival put on by the Sun Valley Center for the Arts.