Tiny Shortbread Tarts Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Tiny Shortbread Tarts

Total Time
Prep: 20 min. Bake: 20 min./batch + cooling
Says field editor Kim Marie Van Rheenen of Mendota, Illinois, "These tasty little tarts are nice for a family, kids love having their own tiny pies. For company, I use a variety of fillings and arrange them on a pretty platter."

Updated: Sep. 25, 2022

Tiny Shortbread Tarts

Prep Time 20 min
Cook Time 20 min
Yield about 3 dozen.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 can (21 ounces) raspberry, cherry or strawberry pie filling

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, cream butter and confectioners' sugar until light and fluffy. Gradually add flour and mix well.
  2. Shape into 1-in. balls; press onto the bottom and up the sides of greased miniature muffin cups.
  3. Bake at 300° for 17-22 minutes or until set. Cool for 15 minutes before carefully removing from pan to a wire rack to cool completely. Spoon 1 teaspoon of pie filling into each tart.

Nutrition Facts

2 each: 190 calories, 10g fat (6g saturated fat), 27mg cholesterol, 114mg sodium, 23g carbohydrate (9g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein.

Says field editor Kim Marie Van Rheenen of Mendota, Illinois, "These tasty little tarts are nice for a family, kids love having their own tiny pies. For company, I use a variety of fillings and arrange them on a pretty platter."