Ricotta and Mozzarella Cheese Tart

with blistered grape tomatoes and arugula-caramelized onion salad

$9.95 per serving

Prep & Cook Time: 45-55 min.

Cook Within: 7 days

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Wheat, Soy

Vegetarian
A note about serious food allergies

This tart is for you: all cheesy goodness coming from two sources: ricotta and mozzarella. Balancing out that bonanza of cream is a blistered tomato and arugula salad, nice and peppery with the balsamic vinegar giving in a hint of… tart. See what we did there?

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • Info
    2 Puff Pastry Dough Squares
  • 1 Yellow Onion
  • 4 oz. Grape Tomatoes
  • Info
    3 oz. Ricotta
  • Info
    4 oz. Shredded Mozzarella
  • 2 oz. Baby Arugula
  • 1½ oz. Balsamic Vinaigrette
  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    632
  • Carbohydrates
    40g
  • Fat
    41g
  • Protein
    24g
  • Sodium
    1741mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Baking Sheet
  • 2 Mixing Bowls
  • 1 Medium Non-Stick Pan

Before You Cook

  • Step 1 - Prepare the Ingredients
    1

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Halve and peel onion. Slice halves into thin strips. Halve tomatoes. Combine ricotta cheese and mozzarella cheese in a mixing bowl. Season ¼ tsp. salt and a pinch of pepper. Set aside

  • Step 2 - Form the Tart
    2

    Form the Tart

    Remove any paper in between sheets of puff pastry. Place one puff pastry square onto prepared baking sheet. Lightly brush dough with a small amount of water. Scoop cheese mixture onto dough center, leaving ¼" border. Gently stretch second puff pastry square ¼" in each direction. Place second puff pastry square over cheese mixture, topping first dough square. Using a fork, crimp and press pastry squares together.

  • Step 3 - Bake the Tart
    3

    Bake the Tart

    Use a knife to poke one small vent hole in top of tart. Bake in hot oven until tart is puffed up and browned, 25-30 minutes. Rest baked tart 3-5 minutes. While tart bakes, caramelize onions.

  • Step 4 - Caramelize the Onions
    4

    Caramelize the Onions

    Place a medium non-stick pan over medium-high heat. Add 2 tsp. olive oil and onions to hot pan. Stir often until browned and tender, 7-10 minutes. Season with ¼ tsp. salt and a pinch of pepper. Remove from burner. Transfer onions to a plate and refrigerate until cooled. Wipe pan clean and reserve.

  • Step 5 - Blister Tomatoes and Make Salad
    5

    Blister Tomatoes and Make Salad

    Return pan used to cook onions to high heat. Add 1 tsp. olive oil and tomatoes to hot pan. Stir occasionally until tomatoes are blistered, 2-3 minutes. Season with ¼ tsp. salt and remove from burner. Combine arugula, cooled caramelized onions, and balsamic vinaigrette in another mixing bowl. Plate dish as pictured on front of card, garnishing tart and salad with tomatoes. Bon appétit!