The sweet now is easy to prepare, rich in fresh fruit and, I would add, not too caloric, Since this is a very simple dough (but there's butter, You can't take away everything) made with durum wheat flour and stuffed with blueberries, slightly sweetened and scented with lemon zest. This Blueberry Pie, the blueberry pie americana you have seen in many movies, I did however a change from the original recipe: I used the durum wheat instead of flour 00, because I wanted a more rustic and consistent result. You can safely choose the flour that you prefer. Careful to cool the mixture well before you roll it out, because it's pretty flaky. Consider that this sweet, After cooking, It has a smooth texture, because the base fruit juice gradually absorbs: the advice is to enjoy the warm Blueberry Pie, accompanied by ice cream (I did a little’ of Strawberry ice cream and I served so, with a nice contrast between the warm Blueberry Pie and ice cold). Of course you can also use other fruit: It is delicious with fresh strawberries, mixed berries, apricots. I'm used’ a sweet simple and perfect for breakfast or a snack but, As always, well presented becomes a dessert that everyone will enjoy. Please remember to take a look at special RICETTE OF PIES and now I bid you good day and good weekend!
FRESH BLUEBERRY TART, BLUEBERRY PIE: (doses for a cake of approximately 22 cm)Print This
- FOR THE DOUGH
- 250 grams of durum wheat
- 120 grams of cold butter
- 40 grams of sugar
- a pinch of salt
- very cold water, just enough
- grated rind of half a lemon, organic
- an egg yolk to brush the tart
- butter and flour for the cake Pan, just enough
- FOR THE FILLING
- 750 grams of fresh blueberries
- grated rind of one lemon organic
- a teaspoon of lemon juice
- 80 grams of sugar
Put the dough on the work surface to the semolina, the diced cold butter and work with your fingertips until mixture to large crumbs. Add sugar, lemon zest, salt and lots of cold water how much needed to obtain a firm dough and homogeneous. Wrap the dough in plastic wrap and put it in the fridge for at least an hour.
Meanwhile, mix in a bowl the cranberries with sugar, the zest and lemon juice.
After the interval to put the dough, grease and flour the cake tin and spread half mixture on bottom and sides. Prick the base with the prongs of a fork and pour the cranberries. With the remaining dough derive many stripes (fairly thick, so that the pie is well covered) and decorate the tart. Brush the surface with beaten egg yolk with a little milk. Store cake in refrigerator until ready to bake.
Preheat the oven to 180 degrees and bake for 40 minutes or until the pastry is golden and bubbling fruit juices you won't see through the holes of the tart. Serve warm Blueberry Pie, accompanying it with ice cream or whipped cream. Bon appétit!