Chocolate Cardamom Tart with Mango Lassi

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Chocolate filling

  •   6 ounces semi sweet chocolate
  •   4 ounces butter
  •   1 teaspoon green cardamom powder
  •   1 egg
  •   2 egg yolks
  •   1 ounces sugar


  •   10 ounces butter, softened
  •   8 ounces light brown sugar
  •   1 egg
  •   13 ounces flour

Mango Lassi:

  •   4 cups yogurt
  •   4 tablespoons chopped mint
  •   4 ounces white rum
  •   2 cup ice
  •   2 cup mango (chopped)


  •   ½ gallon whole milk
  •   4 ounces of active culture yogurt

Make this delicious chocolate dessert for an artisanal treat.


Chocolate filling

Melt the chocolate and butter over a double boiler.  Whip the eggs, green cardamom and sugar until creamy.  Add in the chocolate slowly to the egg mixture and whip until shiny ribbons have formed.  Place the filing in the pre-cooked tart shells and bake at 350 degrees for 8 minutes.


Cream the butter and sugar with the paddle attachment.  Add the egg and combine.  Bring down the speed to low and add the flour little by little.  Refrigerate to let it firm up.  Roll out the dough and shape as demonstrated in class.  Bake at 350 degrees for 20-25 minutes until pale golden.

Mango Lassi:

Chop the mango and marinate it with the mint and rum for a couple of hours.  Blend it with the yogurt and ice right before serving.


Bring the milk to a boil in a stainless steel pot while whisking occasionally.  Transfer it to a very clean stainless steel or plastic container.  When the milk is the temperature of baby’s milk…you add in the yogurt.  Cover the yogurt and place it in a warm place such as on the over top or in a oven that is not on.  Let it sit overnight for the culture to set.  Refrigerate the yogurt no later than 24 hours.  The yogurt becomes sour after a longer period of time.


Calories per serving:

1,417 calories

Dietary restrictions:

Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free, Soy Free, Fish Free, Shellfish Free

Daily value:



  • Fat 491g 756%
  • Carbs 839g 280%
  • Saturated 299g 1,494%
  • Fiber 27g 109%
  • Trans 13g
  • Sugars 537g
  • Protein 167g 334%
  • Cholesterol 1,747mg 582%
  • Sodium 1,657mg 69%
  • Calcium 4,103mg 410%
  • Magnesium 700mg 175%
  • Potassium 6,516mg 186%
  • Iron 18mg 102%
  • Zinc 22mg 146%
  • Phosphorus 3,738mg 534%
  • Vitamin A 19,388IU 388%
  • Vitamin C 127mg 212%
  • Thiamin (B1) 2mg 114%
  • Riboflavin (B2) 6mg 339%
  • Niacin (B3) 11mg 53%
  • Vitamin B6 2mg 92%
  • Folic Acid (B9) 542µg 135%
  • Vitamin B12 15µg 245%
  • Vitamin D 35µg 9%
  • Vitamin E 16mg 82%
  • Vitamin K 61µg 76%
  • Fatty acids, total monounsaturated 132g
  • Fatty acids, total polyunsaturated 23g
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