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Helen's Candy Shop

Milk Tart

Regular price $12.00 USD
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Traditional Milk Tart

9” 

Milk tart (or Melk Tert) is a South African dessert pie. A sweet pastry crust is filled with a custard filling and topped with a generous dusting of cinnamon. Some milk tart recipes call for the custard to be baked but my favorite version is unbaked custard gently flavored with almond extract, vanilla and cinnamon set in a sweet pie crust. If you love custard-based pies, you will LOVE milk tart.


Plan your party ahead of time, book a cake in advance. Our cakes require minimum 3 days in advance.

****Our dates fill up on average around 2-3 weeks in advance.

If you’d like to get really creative with your cakes, or if you can’t seem to figure out what’s the best cake for your next party, fret not, we are here to help! We can provide you with the input you need to decide on a cake that will give a ‘WOW’ factor to your party. We would love love to cater for your next party! Email us at charmaine@helenscandyshop.co.nz