Cake with quince

Quince – the fruit is very healthy, but its fruits are a bit tart. Perhaps that is why you rarely cook anything from it. Quince pie useful and nutritious.


  • For the dough:
  • Butter - 120 g
  • Egg yolks - 2 pcs
  • Sugar - Article 0.5.
  • Sour cream - 1 tbsp
  • Flour - Article 1.5.
  • Vanilla sugar - 10 g
  • For filling:
  • Quince - 2 pcs
  • Nuts - 180g
  • Sugar - 220 g
  • Cream - 220 ml
  • Butter - 50 g
  • Water - 2 tbsp

Preparation. Cake with quince

Shortbread dough. Using a mixer, beat the egg yolks, sugar and chilled butter. Next, add the vanilla sugar and cream. At the end, add all the flour and knead the dough. Wrap the dough in the finished film and place in the fridge for 30-40 minutes.

Form for baking, Cover the parchment, roll out the dough and place in a layer on the bottom of the form, form the high side. Place the workpiece in the refrigerator for 1 hour. Then bake the tart at 200 degrees for 15 minutes. Bottom tarte lubricate abundantly caramel, place the nuts on the surface, lay the slices of quince and lubricate the remaining caramel. Bake for 15 minutes at 160 degrees.

Filling. Quince peel and seeds, cut into 4 pieces and sprinkle with lemon juice to keep it from darkening. Then boil for 3-5 minutes quince quarters, it will help get rid of excess astringency. Cooked quince cut into thin slices. Walnuts grind in blender.

Creamy caramel. In a saucepan, combine the sugar and water and cook until golden brown. Then add the cream and the room temperature butter.