Blueberry Tarts with Lemon Mascarpone Cream

Blueberry Tarts with Lemon Mascarpone Cream
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These Blueberry Tarts are as easy as pie, and taste even better!  Topped with a delicious Lemon Mascarpone Cream, these mini-tarts are the perfect dessert for any occasion!

These Blueberry Tarts are as easy as pie, and taste even better!  Topped with a delicious Lemon Mascarpone Cream, these mini-tarts are the perfect dessert for any occasion!

Did you know yesterday was National Blueberry Pie day?  Making blueberry pie isn’t always at the top of my list, but some little tarts, with a delicious mascarpone cream on top – now we’re talkin’!

These Blueberry Tarts are as easy as pie, and taste even better!  Topped with a delicious Lemon Mascarpone Cream, these mini-tarts are the perfect dessert for any occasion!

If you’ve ever made tarts, or mini tarts you know that they’re pretty easy to make.  In fact, I would venture to say they’re much easier than a regular pie.  To simplify the process even more, I use store-bought refrigerated pie crusts, making the process quick and easy.

These Blueberry Tarts are as easy as pie, and taste even better!  Topped with a delicious Lemon Mascarpone Cream, these mini-tarts are the perfect dessert for any occasion!

A 2-crust package of refrigerated pie crusts worked perfectly with 6-4.5″ tart pans.  You could also use a large single tart pan as well.

These Blueberry Tarts are as easy as pie, and taste even better!  Topped with a delicious Lemon Mascarpone Cream, these mini-tarts are the perfect dessert for any occasion!

To top my mini tarts, I accompanied the juicy blueberries with a delightful Lemon Mascarpone cream.  It’s a bit firmer than a regular whipped cream, the mascarpone adds a nice, light flavor and pairs perfectly with the lemon flavor.

These Blueberry Tarts are as easy as pie, and taste even better!  Topped with a delicious Lemon Mascarpone Cream, these mini-tarts are the perfect dessert for any occasion!

Topped with lemon zest and a few fresh blueberries, this dessert not only tastes fabulous, but looks gorgeous as well.  It would be perfect for Mother’s Day brunch, a fun spring lunch with friends, or a delicious summer dessert for a cookout or picnic.

Here’s how this delicious dessert comes together:

Blueberry Tarts with Lemon Mascarpone Cream
Recipe Type: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Author: Erin Indahl-Fink
Prep time:
Cook time:
Total time:
Serves: 6
These Blueberry Tarts are as easy as pie, and taste even better! Topped with a delicious Lemon Mascarpone Cream, these mini-tarts are the perfect dessert for any occasion!
Ingredients
  • 1 (2-crust package), refrigerated pie crusts, thawed to room temperature
  • 4 c. Frozen blueberries
  • 3/4 c. sugar
  • 3 Tbsp. corn starch
  • juice of 1 lemon
  • [b]Mascarpone Cream:[/b]
  • 8 oz. Mascarpone cheese
  • 1/4 c. sugar
  • 1/2 tsp. lemon extract
  • 2 c. heavy whipping cream
  • lemon zest & fresh blueberries for garnish
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Roll out the pie crusts and form to each of the 6 4.5″ mini tart pans, pressing off any excess crust from the edges. Set prepared crusts aside on a baking sheet.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the blueberries, sugar, corn starch and lemon juice. Combine ingredients completely. Evenly divide the blueberry filling to each of the 6 tarts (on baking sheet), and bake at 400 degrees for about 30 minutes. Remove from oven and let tarts cool completely.
  3. For Lemon Mascarpone Cream: With a hand or stand mixer, whisk together the mascarpone, sugar and extract until fluffy. Scrape down the side of the bowl. On medium speed, slowly add the heavy cream and continue beating until stiff peaks form.
  4. Top the cooled tarts with the cream and garnish with lemon zest and blueberries. Enjoy!

See how easy these are to make?!  Not only easy, but completely delicious as well!  Hope you get to enjoy National Blueberry Pie day with these yummy Blueberry Tarts with Lemon Mascarpone Cream, even if its a couple days late.  Enjoy!  ~Erin

These Blueberry Tarts are as easy as pie, and taste even better!  Topped with a delicious Lemon Mascarpone Cream, these mini-tarts are the perfect dessert for any occasion!

 

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Comments

  1. It must melt in the mouth.. I can imagine how delicious this combination is 😀

  2. Oh my, I’m so craving these now!

  3. These are precious! I love anything in miniature form, but then those berries… hello, spring!

    I’d love for you stop by and link up with The Alder Collective Link Party! http://winsteadwandering.com/the-alder-collective-link-party-no-21/

  4. Antoinette Brant says:

    Hi…if I make this as one regular size tart, do I need to change the cook time? Any other changes necessary? Thank you!

  5. These are what spring/summer tastes like! Such a pretty dessert!

  6. Oh my goodness, this looks to die for! Must try!

  7. Anything with mascarpone cream is a huge sell in my house. Add lemon and you’ve got me hooked.
    Will definitely be trying these out, thanks!
    Stopping by from SITS.

  8. These are so pretty! Thanks for linking up with What’s Cookin’ Wednesday!

  9. Looks delicious. Thank you for sharing with us @ #HomeMattersParty. We would love to have you again next week.

  10. Oh wow. These look perfect! I love your photography, the colors are amazing!

  11. Looks & sounds amazing. I’m a sucker for anything with Mascarpone in it. It makes that treat so much better. Thanks for sharing & linking up @ Wonderful Wednesday. I picked your post as my featured post, so come back on Tuesday to see it.
    Sarah-Ann @ Living Intentionally Simple

  12. YUm! I love that this is made with blueberries not some filling and that marscapone cream!! Thanks for bringing this by Throwback Thursday last week!

    Mollie

  13. Yum yum yum, I definitely have to pin this my mouth is watering! Have a great day 🙂 xo

  14. It’s the lemon zest on top that really hooked me. These seem perfect for me because they don’t sound too too sweet. Love a refreshing dessert like this. Thanks for linking up at #SaucySaturdays.

  15. I am literally drooling :)..so fresh and yum, thanks for sharing it with us #OMHGWW

  16. Laura says:

    Would this recipe make 1 or 2 full size tarts?

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