New Year Chocolate Orange Tartlets

These tartlets are simple to make, and you don’t need to make pie dough since the crust is simply made of crushed cookies with butter.
By Tamara Novacoviç

Pies and tarts can be so pretty, but miniature versions are even more eye-pleasing, don’t you agree? They are just so cute and practical.

These tartlets are simple to make: you don’t need to make pie dough. The crust is simply made of crushed cookies with butter. The filling is a beautiful chocolate ganache with a touch of orange zest.

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Chocolate Orange Tartlets
These little tarts are perfect for your New Years table!
Recipe Type: Dessert
For the crust
  • 2.8 oz (80 g) butter cookies (Petit Beurre)
  • 5 tbsp melted butter
  • ½ tsp cinnamon
  • 2 tbsp powdered sugar
For the ganache:
  • 2.1 oz (60 g) dark chocolate
  • 1 tsp finely grated orange zest
  • 0.13 cups (30 ml) heavy cream
  • if you wish: candied ginger, orange or some other fruit
  1. Combine ground cookies with cinnamon, sugar and melted butter and press into tiny tart molds. Bake for 10 minutes at 180C. Let cool.
  2. Heat heavy cream. When it almost boils, remove from heat and stir in chocolate and orange zest. Spoon some into each tart mold and let them cool in fridge for about 20 minutes. Carefully remove from tart molds and serve.


Tamara Novakoviç

Tamara Novakovic is a passionate self-taught cook, food blogger, freelance food writer and photographer behind Her life journey has led her through Faculty of Humanities in Zagreb, Croatia to discovering passion for making cakes. She is currently a weekly food columnist for Croatian newspaper V magazine and food magazine Repete.

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