This quick and easy dessert layers an assortment of your favorite fruit over puffed pastry sheets generously spread with delicious banana cream pudding. This recipe makes the perfect finale to your holiday meal.

Source: Family Circle


Recipe Summary

20 mins
17 mins
37 mins


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Instructions Checklist
  • Heat oven to 425°F. Coat a large baking sheet with nonstick spray.

  • Place one thawed pastry sheet on a lightly floured work surface. Cut a 1-inch strip from each long side. Brush pastry with egg wash and place strips over each long edge to form a border. Brush top of border with egg wash. Prick bottom of pastry with a fork. (see Tip). Transfer to baking sheet. Repeat with remaining pastry sheet to form a second tart.

  • Bake at 425°F for 16 to 17 minutes. Transfer to wire rack to cool. Gently press down centers if puffed.

  • Prepare pudding following package directions, using half-and-half instead of milk.

  • Spread half of the pudding over each cooled pastry. Arrange a row of each type of fruit on the two pudding-topped sheets of pastry.

  • Heat jelly until melted. Brush over fruit on both tarts. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving.

Nutrition Facts

315 calories; fat 16g; cholesterol 31mg; saturated fat 6g; carbohydrates 39g; insoluble fiber 3g; protein 5g; sodium 336mg.