I loved her custard tart the best, and if I went to stay there would always be one cooling on the kitchen table. Well, as long as Ryan hadn’t got there first. He had a habit of convincing Gran to give said pies to him. He used to come up with some wacky claims, and I really think Gran gave in simply for the imagination in them. - "Her Secret Past" by Victoria Blisse https://www.totallybound.com/her-secret-past
Make classic Portuguese custard tarts Pastéis de Nata with step-by-step help from the olive test kitchen. Dusting the pastry with icing sugar gives the tarts a golden, caramelized crust when cooked (=)
The slightly nutty short-crust pastry makes the perfect crumbly case for a rich egg custard topped with nutmeg. Go on have another! Equipment and preparation: You will need a 12-hole muffin tray and a 11cm/4½in fluted cutter.