How to make it

  • to prepare pastry, lightly spoon flour into a dry measuring cup; level with a knife. Combine flour 1 1/2 tbs sugar, 1/2 tsp salt, and the baking powder in a food processor; pulse 3 times. Addthe shortening; pulse 4 or 5 times or just unti combined. Place flour mixture in a bowl. Gradually sprinkle ice water over the flour mixture; toss until moistened. Turn dough out onto a lightly floured surface, and gently knead 3 to 4 times. Press mixture into a 4 inch disk. Place between 2 sheets of plastic wrap, chill 30 minutes.
  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees
  • Roll the dough into an 11 inch circle, remove plastic. Cut dough into 18 circles, using a 2 1/2 inch cutter. (Reroll any of the remaining pieces of dough). Fit dough into mini nonstick muffin cups coated with cooking spray. Gently press dough into bottom and side of cups.
  • To prepare filling, divide chocolate and pecans evenly among muffin ups. Combine 2 1/2 tbsp sugar and the next 6 ingredients (through dash of salt) in a small bowl; stir well with a whisk. Divid sugar mixture evenly among cups. Bake at 375 for 15 minutes or until pastry is lightly brown and the filling is set. Run a knife aroun each tartlet; remove from pan. Lightly brush tartlets with 2 tsp bourbon, if desired.
  • Cool completely

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