Salmon Mozzarella Basil Tart

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Salmon Mozzarella Basil Tart


Tarts are an awesome way to pack a lot of flavor in a small space. This recipe for Salmon Mozzarella Basil Tart is decadent and hearty. It takes 50 minutes to prepare six tarts. If you need a delicious way to show off your culinary skills at a dinner party, then this is perfect. We hope your taste buds like this decadent recipe as much as we do. Happy baking!


  • 1 shortcrust pastry
  • 300 grams salmon steaks
  • 70 grams coarse salt
  • 60 grams powdered sugar
  • 300 grams mozzarella cheese
  • 100 grams pesto (homemade if possible)
  • salt
  • ground black pepper
  • basil


  1. 1The day before, marinate the salmon by coating it with a mixture of coarse salt, sugar and 2 turns of the pepper mill. Wrap with plastic wrap, place in plastic container, and refrigerate.
  2. 2Preheat oven to 180 degrees Celsius.
  3. 3The next day, rinse the salmon, wipe it dry, and cut into medium-thick slices.
  4. 4Cut the mozzarella into slices of about the same thickness.
  5. 5Bake the pastry at 180 C for about 20 minutes.
  6. 6Let cool.
  7. 7Spread the pesto on the bottom of the pastry, and alternately place the slices of salmon and mozzarella.
  8. 8Season with salt, pepper, and chopped basil. Refrigerate.
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