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Lemon Tart with Brown Butter-Cookie Crust

Recipe photo courtesy of Mike Krautter

Browned butter, or beurre noisette, is the secret to the crust's rich, nutty flavor. Martha made this recipe on "Martha Bakes" episode 601.



For the tart shell

For the lemon curd filling

For the meringue topping


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How would you rate this recipe?
  • MS10063231
    2 AUG, 2016
    How big is the tart pan?
    • MS12564333
      30 MAR, 2018
      I am now quitting this site forever,...this crust is an oozing piece of crao I have been working on it for five hours.. Another waste of day... SAD
    • MS12564333
      30 MAR, 2018
      total disaster. I made it twice tonight... it's totally bogus, And I am a big fan of MS recipes, but I have wasted so much time and butter on this Now completing Easter Dinner is in jeopardy because of this bogus crust that simple just sticks to everything including the parchment,,, I am also hating the new video?advertising website. it sucks... I have learned everything I know from Martha and no I am quitting her forever
  • MS10063231
    2 AUG, 2016
    Duh, I just saw it. It is 9 inches. Sorry.

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