Caramelized Onion & Goat Cheese Tart | Elegant Appetizer
Indulge in the exquisite flavors of our Caramelized Onion & Goat Cheese Tart – a culinary masterpiece that marries the sweet allure of caramelized onions with the creamy tang of goat cheese. This elegant appetizer is a symphony of flavors and textures that will delight your palate and impress your guests.
- 1 pre-made puff pastry sheet
- 3 large onions, thinly sliced
- 2 tbsp butter
- 1 tsp olive oil
- 1 tsp balsamic vinegar
- 1 tsp brown sugar
- 1 cup crumbled goat cheese
- 2 tsp fresh thyme leaves
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Saute the sliced onions in butter and olive oil over medium-low heat until caramelized and golden brown.
- Add balsamic vinegar, brown sugar, salt, and pepper to the onions. Continue cooking for another 5-7 minutes.
- Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
- Roll out the puff pastry sheet and place it on a baking tray.
- Sprinkle half of the crumbled goat cheese over the pastry.
- Spread the caramelized onions evenly over the cheese layer.
- Sprinkle the remaining goat cheese and fresh thyme leaves on top.
- Bake in the preheated oven for 20-25 minutes or until the pastry is golden and the cheese is melted.
- Remove from the oven and let it cool slightly before slicing.
Prep time: 15 minutes
Yield: 8 servings
A delightful combination of caramelized onions, creamy goat cheese, and flaky puff pastry, this tart is the epitome of elegance. Perfect for gatherings and special occasions.
Nutrition information: Calories: 245 | Fat: 16g | Carbohydrates: 18g | Protein: 7g
In conclusion, our Caramelized Onion & Goat Cheese Tart is not just a recipe; it’s an experience. The careful balance of flavors, the tender onions, and the richness of goat cheese come together in each delicious bite. Whether you’re hosting a soirée or simply treating yourself, this elegant appetizer is sure to leave a lasting impression on your taste buds. Elevate your culinary journey with this masterpiece, and savor the blend of sweet and savory, creamy and crispy. Bon appétit!