I Heart You Tarts: Valentine’s Day Afternoon Tea Ideas

I Heart You Tarts: Valentine’s Day Afternoon Tea Ideas.

Hello friends.

These mini tarts are quick and easy to try and are fun for the kids to make too.

I Heart You Tarts: Valentine's Day Afternoon Tea Ideas

 How To Make I Heart You Tarts:


Flour for rolling

500g Ready made shortcrust pastry 

12 tsp jam

12 tsp lemon curd

Bit of milk for tops

Valentine/red sprinkles

Little bit of icing sugar

I Heart You Tarts: Valentine's Day Afternoon Tea Ideas


1.) Heat oven to 190 c 375 f.

2.) Grease 2 x 12 hole pastry tins.

3.) Roll our pastry thinly and cut 24 bottoms and 24 hearts using pastry cutters.

4.) Place the bottoms in the tins.

5.) Fill each on with a little jam and lemon curd but be careful not to over fill.

6.) Place the hearts on each.

7.) Brush with a little milk.

8.) Bake for about 15-20 minutes until golden on top.

9.) Remove from oven, sive a little icing sugar over and put the red sprinkles over.

10.) Leave to cool a little while then remove before any spilt jam sets.

11.) Leave to cool completely.


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  1. The Blogger Girlz
    30th January 2012 / 6:51 am

    Looks yummy! -Arron

  2. PinkOddy
    30th January 2012 / 10:50 am

    Yum yum (I say that to a lot of your posts don't I lol). So simple and great with Valentine's coming up. THanks for sharing.

  3. Elpiniki
    30th January 2012 / 11:06 am

    These look delicious!

  4. Karah @ thespacebetweenblog
    30th January 2012 / 1:18 pm

    Oh my, those tarts look sooo yummy!!A few blog friends and I are hosting our first link party tomorrow to finish off the Imagine the Impossibilities Challenge, we go live at 7amET. Today I revealed my project for the challenge, a gallery wall with only one screw in the wall. It would be great if you have a chance to check it out and link up! Karah @ thespacebetweenblog = your newest follower

  5. adventuresindinner
    30th January 2012 / 1:54 pm

    These are stunning, hope you pop by today to share them at my "Get Ready For Romance" Party 🙂

  6. 30th January 2012 / 2:00 pm

    Karah thanks for the offer, I will come over tomorrow and link them up 🙂

  7. 30th January 2012 / 2:01 pm

    adventuresindinner; thank you popping over now :0)

  8. Ada
    30th January 2012 / 4:09 pm

    Those look very tasty..New follower from the Monday Monkey Blog Hop. Have a great day!

  9. Mandy
    30th January 2012 / 6:14 pm

    Hey! I'm found you through the blog hop at mommydigger and I'm following you!These are super cute! Gonna have to make them when my girls are old enough. :)Amanda

  10. 30th January 2012 / 9:32 pm

    @Ada; thanks for following and the comment, going to follow back :0)

  11. 30th January 2012 / 9:33 pm

    Hi Mandy, thanks for following,going to pop over and follow back :0)

  12. Jill
    31st January 2012 / 12:50 am

    OH yum! Delicious and oh so cute!Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!Hope you have a fabulous week!Jill @ Creating my way to Success

  13. Our Delightful Home
    31st January 2012 / 1:44 pm

    Yummy!~Mrs. Delightfulourdelightfulhome.blogspot.com

  14. Mindie Hilton
    31st January 2012 / 2:45 pm

    Your tarts look great. I would love for you to share at Bacon Time. Besides my weekly fri-monday linky, I am also hosting a Valentine contest with some great prizes. Wish I had a tart now with my coffee.

  15. 31st January 2012 / 3:02 pm

    Hi Mindie, thanks for the invite popping over now :0)

  16. 31st January 2012 / 3:06 pm

    Mindie do you have a link? only linky i can find is closed,I will pop back later 🙂

  17. Jami
    31st January 2012 / 5:23 pm

    So simple, yet so YUMMY! Thanks so much for sharing at the Tuesday To Do Party!Smiles!Jami

  18. Michelle Paige
    31st January 2012 / 6:58 pm

    Your tarts are precious! Perfect for Valentine's Day! Would you be willing to link up this post to my Valentine Link Party going on now? I'd love to have you! Thanks, Michelle

  19. 31st January 2012 / 7:12 pm

    Michelle thank you, I would love to link up :0)

  20. Trish - Sweetology101
    31st January 2012 / 7:58 pm

    how aweseome-ly cute are these!! Love the idea – will probably do these this weekend w/ my daughter. Thanks a lot for linking up at the Tea Party Tuesday – I know there are a lot of options and I appreciate your support!

  21. Michelle Paige
    1st February 2012 / 4:23 am

    Thank you so much for linking up your lovely tarts to my Link Party. I appreciate you doing that!

  22. Carrie @ My Favorite Finds
    1st February 2012 / 4:48 pm

    Absolutely adorable and fun! Thank you for linking to Must Try Monday!

  23. LeeanneA
    3rd February 2012 / 11:27 am

    I can see my tots gobbling those up in a second!

  24. 3rd February 2012 / 1:07 pm

    Thanks for stopping by and the comment Leeanne 🙂

  25. Melanie @ bear rabbit bear
    3rd February 2012 / 6:37 pm

    Yummy!! Happy you linked to Things I've Done Thursday this week.Melanie

  26. Michelle Paige
    3rd February 2012 / 10:06 pm

    I featured your idea today!

  27. shopannies
    4th February 2012 / 2:01 am

    how sweet and yummy what a great valentine treat come see me.

  28. Miz Helen
    4th February 2012 / 5:36 pm

    These are just precious little Tarts and just in time for Valentine. A great presentation and a great recipe! Hope you are having a great week end and thank you so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday.Come Back Soon!Miz Helen

  29. 4th February 2012 / 6:54 pm

    Hi Miz Helen,thank you for your lovely comment I have my post ready for next week 🙂

  30. AmieAnn
    5th February 2012 / 4:35 pm

    Oh my Gosh! Not only are these too stinkin adorable.. but they look sooo delicious! Thanks so much for sharing the recipe with the Pink Hippo party.. I'm looking forward to seeing your V-day cakes this week!

  31. Katherines Corner
    5th February 2012 / 11:30 pm

    I heart your tarts!Thank you for your bloggy friendship and for participating in the Thursday Favorite Things blog hop linky Party xo

  32. Rhinestone Beagle
    6th February 2012 / 3:33 pm

    These look delish. Thanks so much for linking up last week. Can't wait to see what you have for the party this thursday!

  33. Amee
    7th February 2012 / 12:20 am

    I am so happy that you joined my link party to share these lovely tarts!! Great recipe! My kids will love them. 🙂

  34. Jennifer
    7th February 2012 / 5:06 am

    Thanks for linking up at Pinned it, Made it 🙂 You're getting featured as the top viewed link! Be sure to pop by and grab a button 🙂

  35. 11th January 2020 / 1:53 am

    Those are darling. Visiting from the Friday Feature linky. laurensparks.net

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