rose to the occasion – apple frangipane tart

by hungryrabbit on November 23, 2015

Apple Frangipane Tart


When M said he wanted a pie—preferable with apples—for his birthday instead of a cake, I was speechless. An apple pie is fine for some occasions, but it’s not the most visually celebratory item.

I realized it was his birthday, and he should have his wish. My challenge was to make this pie look as special as the day. With this project and the upcoming Thanksgiving dinner, I wondered which apple dessert would stand out.

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