Cranberry Tartlets

Cranberry Tartlets

Cranberry Tartlets

Prep Time
15 Minutes
Cook Time
30 Minutes
Serve these delightful, rich, cranberry tartlets, spiced with Cinnamon, with a spoonful of creme fraiche for a great alternative to mince pies. Serve with a glass of warming mulled wine, spiced with Schwartz Mulled Wine Spice.

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  • 200 gram (7 ounce) fresh or frozen cranberries

  • 100 gram (4 ounce) caster sugar

  • 2 tablespoons port

  • 1/2 teaspoon Cinnamon Ground

  • 225 gram (8 ounce) ready made shortcrust pastry


  • 1 Pre-heat the oven to 200°C, 400° F, Gas Mark 6.
  • 2 Place the cranberries, caster sugar, port and Ground Cinnamon in a small saucepan. Cook on a medium-heat for 10-15 minutes, stirring occasionally until the cranberries have popped.
  • 3 Roll out the pastry and use a medium round pastry cutter to cut out 12 discs. Use the trimmings to cut out the same quantity of star shapes.
  • 4 Use the discs to line a non-stick patty tin and spoon in 1 tsp of the sauce, brush the under side of the stars with water and place on top of the tartlet.
  • 5 Bake for around 15 minutes or until the pastry is golden brown. Dust with icing sugar to serve.