Monday, May 30, 2011

Happy Memorial Day!!! Strawberry/Blueberry Tart

It’s gorgeous out, ribs are slow cooking on the smoker and we are spending the day at home with good neighbours!  So we need a dessert!  What do I have in the pantry?????

Graham cracker crumbs…check



Cream cheese…check (ok, it was in the fridge but same dif!)

et voila!  dessert :)



  • 1 1/4 cup graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/3 cup melted butter
  • 1/4 sugar

Mix, form into bottom of pie plate, bake at 350 for 15mins max, cool completely


  • 8oz softened cream cheese
  • 3 tbls sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla

Combine and put into cooked pie crust

Add blueberries and strawberries (cut with a little sugar and lemon to hold the red colour) at will!

Chill until serving, serve with real whip cream for some pizzazz!  It’s a no calorie day too :)



Happy Memorial Day and thanks for just being there!

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  1. I wish I had of known you were making this wonderful Memorial Day cheesecake. I just may have made the drive to NC to meet my fellow Canadian IRL and to have a slice of this! Beautiful.

  2. This is just so pretty! I'm loving it and I'm sure it tasted divine!

  3. What a pretty tart and the recipe sounds delicious! Thanks for sharing and have a fun day!

  4. oh yum! I want pie and its only breakfast here...

  5. This is perfect, I love seeing smaller desserts for us smaller families! Thanks for bring this to the Hearth n Soul hop.

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  7. What a cute looking dessert. I bet it is delicious with those yummy berries. I wanted to invite you to come over and show off your cute recipe at These Chicks Cooked Recipe Spotlight today. Have a blessed day :)

  8. Thanks so much for bringing your lovely tart to Full Plate Thursday! I know that we will enjoy it. We look forward to seeing you again very soon!

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  10. This is one of my all-time favorite desserts! Thanks for sharing at the Tuesday To Do Party! Can't wait to see wait you share next!

  11. Thanks for sharing your recipe. I'm going to feature it Wednesday. Have a great day.