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The Red Castle Inn

Nevada City, California

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California Raisin Sour Cream Tart

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The Red Castle Inn Historic Lodgings B&B
109 Prospect Street
Nevada City, CA 95959
(530) 265-5135
Ingredients:
1-1/2 cups sifted flour
1/2 cup plus 2 Tablespoons shortening
3/4 teaspoon salt
3/4 Tablespoon milk or water
Ingredients for Filling:
3 eggs
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
3/4 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
1 teaspoon grated lemon or orange peel
1-1/2 Tablespoons flour
1-1/2 cups sour cream
1 Tablespoon lemon juice
1-1/2 cup dark or golden raisins
Sweetened whipped cream

Mix together flour and salt, cut in shortening to make coarse crumbs. Add milk a little at a time until pastry is moistened. Shape into a ball and roll into an 11-inch circle. Fit into a 9-inch springform pan or tart pan with removable bottom. Flute rim of shell. Add filling.

Filling: Beat eggs until fluffy, then stir in all ingredients except whipped cream. Mix well and turn into pastry-lined pan. Bake at 375 degrees for 40 to 50 minutes or until barely set in the center. Cool and garnish with sweetened cream.

Serves: 8

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