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Join Forks and Folly in a year-long journey of desserts in our #52WeeksofSweets! Kicking off with week one, we'll be making a Winter Grapefruit Tart, with a saltine cracker pie crust. Yum!

Winter Grapefruit Tart

Join Forks and Folly in a year-long journey of desserts in our #52WeeksofSweets!  Kicking off with week one, we'll be making a Winter Grapefruit Tart, with a saltine cracker pie crust.  Yum!

Ingredients

1 sleeve Saltine crackers crumbs (pulse in a food processor)

1 1/2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme

1 1/2 cups granulated sugar, divided

7 tb. butter, melted

1/4 cup cornstarch

1/8 tsp. salt

1 3/4 cup grapefruit juice

1/4 cup fresh lemon juice

4 egg yolks

4 drops red food coloring

1/3 cup butter, cut into four pieces

1 cup whipping cream

3 tb. powdered sugar

Grapefruit slices

Instructions

Recipe by Forks and Folly at http://forksandfolly.com/2017/02/52-weeks-sweets-winter-grapefruit-tart/