Five best Christmas tarts
Treat yourself with a Christmas mince tart this silly season.
From the buttery pastry that melts in your mouth, to the spicy and super fruity, there are flavours for everyone.
Mince tarts can also be the perfect dessert for Christmas lunch or dinner.
We’ve pulled together five of the best places to buy those mouth watering, crumbling pastry treats.
Sabato, Mount Eden
Fine food store, Sabato, has a luxury range of Christmas goodies for sale.
At Sabato, the mince tarts are handmade with a delicate buttery pastry and are filled with brandy soaked fruit mince.
Try them with a chilled glass of bubbly or a cup of tea or coffee.
Little & Friday, different locations
If you enjoy dark chocolate, these tarts are for you.
Little & Friday’s ‘boozy’ fruit mince tarts have a hint of dark French chocolate in them.
The Cake Kitchen, Eden Terrace
The mince tarts at The Cake Kitchen are made with short buttery pastry filled with homemade old fashioned fruit mince.
These are perfect warmed up, served with lashings of brandy butter or cream and are available in boxes of nine.
Pandoro, different locations
Short pastry filled with dried fruit, fresh apple and a liberal dose of brandy make these tarts delicious.
If you’re wanting a nibble, you can buy them in mini size but if you’re wanting something a bit more substantial, try the large.
Send a Chocolate Cake, Three Kings
These handmade tarts have a secret recipe of fruit and spices with a gorgeous sweet pastry.