STREAMING NOW: Famous Food Truck

Want more from Genius Kitchen?

Watch on your Apple TV, Roku, or Fire TV and your iOS, Fire, or Android device.

Learn More
“These delicate individual desserts are perfect for any & all times, morning, noon or night! They are light and lovely. Originally, found on Puff Pastry web site. I have tweaked it here and there, hopefully for the better. I haven't posted the chilling time of 45 minutes.”
READY IN:
50mins
SERVES:
6
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Bake pastry shell according to pkg directions.
  2. Mix blueberries, 3/4 cup sugar, cornstarch, water and lemon zest in saucepan.
  3. Cook and stir over medium heat until mixture boils and thickens.
  4. Cover and refrigerate.
  5. Mix 1/3 cup sugar and flour in saucepan.
  6. Stir in milk.
  7. Cook and stir over medium heat until mixture boils and thickens.
  8. Remove from heat and gradually stir in half of hot mixture into egg.
  9. Return egg mixture to saucepan.
  10. Cook and stir over medium heat 1 minute.
  11. Remove from heat and stir in butter and vanilla.
  12. Place plastic wrap directly onto surface of pastry cream and refrigerate 45 minutes.
  13. Spoon 1 tablespoon blueberry mixture into each pastry shell.
  14. Top with 1 tablespoon pastry cream and 1 tablespoon blueberry mixture.
  15. Repeat layers.
  16. Add almond extract and chopped fine almonds to whipping cream or non-dairy whipped topping.
  17. Top with remaining pastry cream and almond-flavored whipped cream or non-dairy topping.
  18. Bon Apetit!

Watch more

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a
SORT BY: