Egg Tarts


Tart Shell

130g Unsalted Butter (Softened)
100g Margarine (Softened)
70g Icing Sugar
½ no Egg (Beaten)
340g Prima Hong Kong Flour

Egg Custard

170g Caster Sugar
150g Hot Water
4 nos Egg
2 nos Egg Yolk
250g Fresh Milk
½ tsp Vanilla Extract
⅛ tsp Salt



  1. Cream unsalted butter, margarine and icing sugar using a paddle attachment at low speed for 5 – 7 minutes.
  2. Gradually add egg into mixture and fold in Prima Hong Kong Flour. Mixed until dough is formed.
  3. Cover it with plastic wrap and let it rest for 1 hour in the chiller.
  4. Take the dough out and divide it into 20 – 25g dough balls depending on the tart mould used.
  5. Line the tart mould with dough balls and press down on the edges.
  6. Plastic wrap the tart shells and let it rest for a minimum of 2 hours in the chiller.


  1.  Take the tart shells out and cool to room temperature.
  2. Dissolve caster sugar in hot water and set aside.
  3. In a mixing bowl, whisk eggs, egg yolks, fresh milk, vanilla extract and salt.
  4. Gradually add dissolved caster sugar into the mixing bowl.
  5. Strain the egg custard through a sieve and carefully pour it into each tart shell.
  6. Preheat oven to 180°C and bake for 25 minutes, until golden brown and the custard is slightly puffed up.
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