Jazbay Crostata

Overview

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Name: Jazbay Crostata

Inspired by: Skyrim

Serving Size: one large 9" crostata

Secret Ingredient: Sweet red or blue grapes

"There was a time when it would be considered treason to pick one of these grapes without express permission from the Emperor himself." - Agneta Falia

Chef's Note

Honey-roasted grapes on a buttery crust with light cheesecake filling. Can't get much better than that.

Recipe

Making the Crostata Dough


You will need:

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
  • 1/8 cup sugar
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3 tablespoons cold water

Instructions:

  1. Cream butter and sugar.
  2. In a separate bowl, mix flour and salt.
  3. Gradually add this mixture to the butter and sugar.
  4. Add water until the entire mixture becomes doughy. Do not overhandle.
  5. Refrigerate for 1-2 hours.

Completing the Jazbay Crostata


You will need:

  • Crostata Dough
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup cream cheese
  • 1 tablespoon white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon flour
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 3 teaspoons honey
  • 2 cups halved grapes (seedless or seeds removed)

Instructions:

  1. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
  2. In a medium bowl, combine cream cheese, sugar, flour, egg, and vanilla and mix until smooth.
  3. In another bowl, mix lemon juice, honey, and grape halves.
  4. Using a rolling pin, flatten the crostata dough into a big circle and place in a prepared baking dish. Crimp the edges.
  5. Spread the cream cheese mixture in the center of the dough circle.
  6. Fill the remaining center of dough with grape halves, flat side down.
  7. Bake until golden brown (about 30 minutes).

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