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Goat Cheese & Mushroom Asparagus Tart

Servings:

1

prep time:

10 mins

Total time:

25 mins

Ingredients

Directions

Ingredients

FOR THE MUSHROOMS

  • Vermont Creamery Unsalted Cultured Butter - 82% Butterfat

    1 tablespoon

  • 6 ounces shiitake mushrooms, thinly sliced

  • ¼ teaspoons kosher salt

  • FOR THE ASPARAGUS TOPPING

  • 6 ounces asparagus, trimmed and sliced 1/4 inch thin

  • 2 scallions, both white and green parts, thinly sliced

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

  • FOR THE ASPARAGUS

  • 1 clove garlic, minced

  • FOR THE ASPARAGUS TOPPING

  • ¼ teaspoon kosher salt

  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper

  • FOR THE TART

  • Vermont Creamery Classic Goat Cheese

    4 ounces room temperature

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

  • 1 sheet puff pastry, thawed

  • OPTIONAL TOPPINGS

  • handful fresh arugula

  • 9 slices Prosciutto

  • Directions

    1. Preheat oven to 425º
    2. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.,
    3. Melt butter in a skillet. Add in the mushrooms. Cook, stirring frequently, until they are softened and reduced in size. Season with salt and set aside to cool.
    4. To make the asparagus topping: Gently mix asparagus, scallions, garlic, salt and pepper in a bowl.,Reserve 1 tablespoon of the of the goat cheese and set aside
    5. Mix the rest of the goat cheese and olive oil in a bowl
    6. To assemble the tart: Carefully unfold the puff pastry on a lightly floured surface. Using a roller, roll it into a 10x10 square dough. Transfer it onto the parchment lined sheet.
    7. Spread goat cheese-oil mixture over the puff pastry leaving 1-inch border throughout the sides. Top it off with mushrooms and asparagus mixture making sure that they are evenly distributed throughout the tart
    8. Brush sides with a little bit of water and fold it onto itself, towards the middle, on all sides
    9. Bake in the oven for 15 minutes or until the sides of the tart turn golden brown
    10. Let it cool for 5 minutes. Scatter the reserved goat cheese in small chunks all over the tart
    11. If using, garnish with arugula and prosciutto
    12. Slice it into smaller pieces and serve while it is still warm.