Need Another Appetizer For Your Holiday? Try This Savory Kosher Vegetarian Tart

Here is another fabulous recipe from Pepperidge Farm featuring their puff pastry - and, it's Kosher!

 Kosher Tart    Pepperidge Farm






Here's an exquisite, meatless appetizer that makes good party fare because it can be served at room temperature.  Give it a try at your next gathering.



  • THAW:40 minutes
  • PREP:20 minutes
  • BAKE:45 minutes
  • COOL:20 minutes
  • SERVES:8





    1/2 of a 17.3-ounce packagePepperidge Farm® Puff Pastry Sheets (1 sheet), thawed
    1 1/2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese (about 6 ounces)
    3/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
    1/2 cup thinly sliced fresh basil leaves
    medium green onions, chopped (about 1/4 cup)
    1 tbsp. chopped fresh oregano leaves
    small zucchini, sliced (about 2 cups)
    Italian plum tomatoes, thinly sliced
    1 cup half and half
    1/4 tsp. ground black pepper



  1. Heat the oven to 400°F.

  2. Unfold the pastry sheet on a lightly floured surface.  Roll the pastry sheet into a 13-inch square.  Cut off the corners to make a circle.  Press the pastry into the bottom and up the sides of a 9-inch springform pan, leaving the excess pastry draped over the sides of the pan.

  3. Layer the mozzarella cheese, 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese, basil, green onions and oregano in the pan.   Arrange the zucchini and tomatoes in concentric circles on top.

  4. Beat the eggs, half-and-half and black pepper in a medium bowl with a fork or whisk.  Pour the egg mixture over the vegetables.  Sprinkle with the remaining Parmesan cheese.  Fold the excess pastry in over the filling.

  5. Bake for 45 minutes or until set.  Let the tart cool in the pan on a wire rack for 20 minutes.


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Comment balloon 11 commentsLisa Von Domek • December 22 2015 03:21AM


Great choice Lisa Von Domek ....

Lake says ....



Posted by Rob Thomas, Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro (Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954) about 5 years ago

Lisa I am not much for veggie dishes, but this one does look good.

Posted by George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert (George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages) about 5 years ago

I will eat almost anything George Souto but Lisa this looks really good.

Posted by Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917 (Coldwell Banker) about 5 years ago

Lisa Von Domek, This looks and sounds yummy, my mouth is watering!

Posted by Sybil Campbell, Referral Agent Amelia Island Florida about 5 years ago

Hi, Lisa...sounds amazing and pretty easy. Thanks for sharing. I'm not much of a cook, but I could make this. 

Posted by Debbie Laity, Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO (Cedaredge Land Company) about 5 years ago

Looks delicious, Lisa.  I always felt it was important to keep kosher for Christmas!  

Posted by Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate (Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales) about 5 years ago

Hi Lisa.  Gabe is just too funny.  That recipe looks mouth watering.  Thanks.

Posted by Conrad Allen, Webster, Ma, Realtor (Re/Max Professional Associates) about 5 years ago

Looks gorgeous! Maybe it will help me to intice a kosher friend to visit, but I might have to serve it on paper plates.

Posted by Olga Simoncelli, CONSULTANT, Real Estate Services & Risk Management (Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate) about 5 years ago

Good morning Lisa. Sitting here listening to my wife and daughter in law discussing receipes. Enjoy your day

Posted by Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired (Wayne M Martin) about 5 years ago

Hi Lisa - thanks for the last minute food idea.  It is definitely something I would love to try.

Posted by Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes (Performance Development Strategies) about 5 years ago


The vegetarian tart looks delisious.

Good luck and success.

Lou Ludwig

Posted by Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC (Ludwig & Associates) about 5 years ago

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