Dwarsrivier Valley Tourism

Farmer Angus Egg Custard Tart from Bread & Wine Restaurant

Sweet Pastry

• 500 gram cake flour
• 250 gram butter
• 150 gram castor sugar
• 2 eggs


• Crumb butter, flour & sugar together, add eggs and mix till smooth.
• Cover in cling film and rest dough in fridge overnight.
• Roll out and line a 20cm tart ring, leaving a flap over the edge; rest for
• 20 minutes in the fridge.
• Then blind bake in a preheated oven at 150 C till golden brown, remove the beans and continue cooking till base is cooked. Remove from oven lightly egg wash base and return to oven for a few minutes to set.

Egg Custard

• 10 egg yolks
• 450 ml double cream
• 100 gram castor sugar


• In a bowl combine egg yolks & sugar and mix till smooth with a whisk.
• Bring the cream to the boil, pour over egg & sugar mixture, mix well.
• Pass through a sieve and skim any foam from the top.
• Fill the prepared pastry case and cook at 100 C till custard is set with a slight wobble, approximately 30 minutes.
• While still hot dust with ground nutmeg. Cool to room temperature
• before trimming the extra pastry edge and serving.
At Bread & Wine, we serve this with vanilla poached pineapple & lime & coconut sorbet.

Recipe photo


The Dwarsrivier Valley

The Dwarsrivier Valley serves as a triumphant example of the way forward. Here we can experience a unique balance between pure historical Cape Culture and modern day lifestyles of wellness, gourmet foods and fine wines. The valley has what it takes to satisfy the humanitarian, the socialite, the nature lover, the historian, the adventurous spirit and certainly the connoisseur.


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