Save Recipe Print
Total:
1 hr 55 min
Active:
35 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
1 hr 55 min
Active:
35 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Place the flour, 3/4 teaspoon of salt, and the butter in the bowl of a food processor fitted with the steel blade and pulse 12 to 14 times, until the butter is the size of peas. With the processor running, pour the vinegar and ice water through the feed tube and continue to process and pulse until the dough just comes together. Dump out on a floured board, form into a disk, wrap in plastic, and chill for 30 minutes.

Meanwhile, place the zucchini in a colander set over a plate. Toss it with 2 teaspoons of salt and set aside for 30 minutes. Spread the zucchini out on a clean dish towel, roll it up, and squeeze gently to remove some of the liquid. Put the zucchini slices into a bowl and toss with 1 tablespoon of olive oil. With a fork, mash together the goat cheese, thyme, lemon zest, 1/2 teaspoon salt, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper and set aside.

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Roll the dough out on a floured board to an 11-inch circle and place on a sheet pan lined with parchment paper. Spread the dough with the goat cheese mixture, leaving a 1/2-inch border. Lay the zucchini slices in tightly overlapping circles, starting at the very edge of the pastry (the zucchini will shrink when it bakes). Continue overlapping circles of zucchini until the whole tart is covered. Drizzle with the remaining tablespoon of olive oil and sprinkle with pepper. Bake for 40 to 50 minutes, until the dough is golden brown. Cut in wedges and serve hot, warm, or at room temperature.

My Private Notes

Add a Note
Get the Recipe

Meatball Marsala

Enjoy meatballs in a Marsala wine and mushroom sauce with this recipe.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Tomato and Goat Cheese Tarts

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Big Leafy Green Salad with Goat Cheese Tarts

Recipe courtesy of Nancy Fuller

Asparagus and Cheese Tart

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Baked Goat Cheese Dip

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Beet and Goat Cheese Arugula Salad

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Goat Cheese Tart

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Spinach, Potato and Goat's Cheese Tart

Recipe courtesy of Rachel Allen

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Latest Stories