Lemon and Macadamia Tart

2:55 am on 7 April 2009

(Makes 1 tart)


  • 1 x 28cm tart case, prebaked
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 85g butter, melted
  • ¾ teaspoon salt
  • 6 x Size 7 eggs
  • 425g liquid glucose (corn syrup or maltose)
  • 1 lemon, zested
  • 1½ cups macadamia nut pieces, toasted


Scatter the macadamia nuts evenly into the pre-baked tart case.

Preheat oven to 140°C.

In a mixing bowl, beat the sugar, butter and salt together until soft and creamy. Add in the eggs, two at a time, mixing well between each addition. Add in the glucose and lemon zest, beat well.

Pour the mixture into the tart base and bake for 50 minutes or until just set.

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