Chocolate Tart with Hazelnut Crust

Cooking time
60 mins
Serves
8 people

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Salty

Sour

Spicy
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1/2 cuptoasted-hazelnuts-peeled
4 numberryvita-crackers-original
1 cupplain-flour
3/4 cupcocoa-powder
1/2 cupheavy-cream
2 numberlarge-egg
4 table-spooncaster-sugar
1 table-spoonvanilla-extract
305 gramdark-chocolate-up-to-60-cocoa
1/4 teaspoonsalt
1 table-spoonhoney

Do you like your chocolate? If so, did your heart palpitate at the mere sight of the above photo? Would you believe me if I said that this devil of a chocolate tart is unashamedly the most decadent and richest you’ll ever taste?

A tart which is not only a visual delight but one which is guaranteed to be a sure hit for children and adults alike. It is also one that is easy to bake. Why not give it a try?

The perfect show stopper for your next party.

  1. Grind 4-5 crakers in a food processors and empty it into a mixing bowl.
  2. Roast 1 1/4 cup hazelnut and peel off the skin by rubbing them within a kitchen towel. Grind it well and empty it into the mixing bowl.
  3. Add 4 tblspoon butter, 4 tblsp caster sugar into the bowl and mix it well.
  4. Empty the mixture into a food processor, add 1 cup plain flour to it add 15 gm butter in chunks. Whisk the mixture till it it assumes the texture of bread crumbs.
  5. Slowly add iced water, pulse until the mixture forms big clumps. Empty the mixture into a tart tin and line it evenly.
  6. Preheat oven at Gas Mark 4 and insert the tart tin to bake for about 20 minutes. (Tip: Pierce the base with fork). When the crust hardens take it out and let it cool.
  7. For the filling take 250 gm chopped dark chocolate in a bowl. Pour 1 1/4 cup boiling heavy cream into it and leave it for 5 minutes.
  8. Whisk the mixture with a egg-beater. Add 2 large eggs, 1 tblspn vanilla extract, 1/4 tspn salt. Whisk til it gets a very even texture.
  9. Pour the filling into the tart base and insert into a preheated oven (Gas Mark 4) for 20 -25 minutes.
  10. Take out the tart tin and let it cool in the fridge for at least 1 hour.
  11. For the Glazing add boiling 1/2 tblspn. heavy cream to 55 gm chopped chocolate. Add a tblspn of honey and a tablspn of warm water. Whisk till it get a even and glowing texture.
  12. Pour the above on the tart surface and let it spread evenly over the surface by tilting and rotating the cake tin. Do not use hands, spoon etc.
  13. Add 1/2 cup roasted hazel nuts to 60 gm caramelised sugar. Let it cool. Now give it a few pulses in a food processor to break it into small chunks.
  14. Spread the chunks centrally once the glaze has cooled and settled. Add a few blackberries to garnish it from the top.
  15. Your perfect Chocolate tart is ready to serve.

78 comments

  1. Pubali Chakraborty said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Lovely
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks a lot dear
      1. Rosy Malkeet Sehani said on March 27, 2016 Reply
        Really looking so yummmmy
  2. Itspramita Itspramita said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Chocolate tart .. Yum yum fevreat...
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks darling
  3. shoaib khan said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Looking awesome.
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Shoaib
  4. Pradeep Sukumaran said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Delicious
  5. Anuradha said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Chocolate. Yummy
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Anu
  6. Rajesh K Sharma said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Hazelnut on chocolate is my favourite!
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks a lot Rajesh
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    Rashmi said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Lovely.. Looks delicious
  8. Aroon said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Awsm.. It's yummmm love the texture and the creamyness.
  9. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Thanks a lot Rashmi
  10. Suman Pandey said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Wah kya baat hai. Chocolate...... My favorite yummmm...... Superlike
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Suman
  11. Pancham Nirmal Mehta said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Gr8. Yummy...keep it up
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Pancham
  12. Soumya Pradeep said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Looking very tempting...
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Soumya
  13. sunayana said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    So chocolatey so yummy. The look itself enhances the hunger.... Well done
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Sunnu
  14. Sachin Bisht said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Yummy and delicious Nice malobika, keep it up
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Sachin
  15. Tulika Here said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Vow darun darn. ...very tempting specially for chocolate lovers. Well done
  16. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Thanks a lot dear
  17. Anis Khan said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Delicious
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Anis
  18. Deepa Venugopal said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Do wonders pompi dr in a wonderful way........all d vry best dr
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Deepa di
  19. Anuj Sharma said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Delicious
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Anuj
  20. Jackcy John said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Great. It really looks yummy and tempting. Keep it up. I am sure kids would relish the same.
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks jax
  21. Balvirsinh said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Once again awesome will love to have it too!!
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Balvir
  22. Nabonita goswami said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Awesome. ...good going dear. ..chocolate tart looks yummy
  23. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Thanks a lot Nabo
  24. Viral Rane said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Sounds good, looks tempting, always a fan of chocolate. With hazel nut, need to try that combination.
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Viral
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    Ashna Gupta said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Stunning cake and sooo tempting
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks a lot Ashna
  26. Anuya Joshi Kulkarni said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Another yummy looking recipe! I always enjoy anything that has chocolate flavor!
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks dear
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    Kaustubh said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    It's a work of art. Great...keep posting more
  28. Meena said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Wow!!!! Yummy and lovely
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Meena
  29. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Thanks Kaustabh
  30. Bhumesh said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Delicious
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Bhumesh
  31. Naveen Shrotriya said on March 26, 2016 Reply
    Yummy..
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 26, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Naveen
  32. Agarwal Minu said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    Tempting & yummy
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 27, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Meenu
  33. Nidhi Singh said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    Heavenly chocolate .... Yum yum!!!
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 27, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Nidhi dear
  34. sapna jain said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    Lovely yumm
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 27, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Sapna
  35. Pavneet Kaur said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    Love this combo and complexity of the flavors you have here! Worth a try this one.
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 27, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Pavneet
  36. Tonoya Barua Chaudhuri said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    This is gorgeous !! ❤️❤️❤️
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 27, 2016 Reply
      Thanks a lot
  37. Padma ravi said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    Wow another yummy recipe Looks delicious
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 27, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Padma
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    Xeta said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    Looks great
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 27, 2016 Reply
      Thanks Xeta
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    Bari said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    Well done Malobika and good luck!!!
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 27, 2016 Reply
      Thanks a lot
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    Salwahc3 said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    Great yummy
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    Salwahc4 said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    Great work
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 27, 2016 Reply
      Thanks a lot
  42. Tonoya Barua Chaudhuri said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 27, 2016 Reply
      Thanks again dear
  43. Amar Paul said on March 27, 2016 Reply
    Fantastic ! Great job!!
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 28, 2016 Reply
      Thanks a lot
  44. Gautam Debnath said on March 28, 2016 Reply
    Well Malabika, we have not met but i am definitely a chocolate lover and hence had to vote. Good Luck !!!
    1. Malobika Roy said on March 28, 2016 Reply
      Thanks a lot

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