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Tropical Tart Recipe
|Non-stick cooking spray||1 Tablespoon|
|Finely crushed gingersnaps||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Shredded coconut||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Margarine/Butter||3 Tablespoon, melted|
|Sugar||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Canned crushed pineapple||15 1⁄4 Ounce (1 Can)|
|Kiwifruit/Sliced strawberries / both||2 Cup (32 tbs), sliced peeled|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 1711 Calories from Fat 570
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 65 g100%
Saturated Fat 20.6 g103.1%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 75.7 mg3.2%
Total Carbohydrates 282 g94.1%
Dietary Fiber 23.9 g95.7%
Sugars 170.7 g
Protein 11 g21.9%
Vitamin A 38.5% Vitamin C 578.5%
Calcium 17% Iron 20.8%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
In a small bowl combine gingersnaps, coconut, and melted margarine.
Press the mixture onto the bottom and up the sides of the prepared tart pan.
Bake in a 350° oven about 8 minutes or until light brown.
Cool on a wire rack.For filling, in a medium saucepan combine the sugar and cornstarch.
Stir in undrained pineapple.
Cook and stir until thickened and bubbly.
Cook and stir for 2 minutes more.
Remove from heat.
Stir in vanilla; transfer filling to a bowl.
Cover surface with plastic wrap and cool to room temperature.
Spread the filling into the crust.
Arrange kiwifruit and/or strawberries