Meaning of curd tart in English:

curd tart


  • Any of various pastries containing a filling made with sweetened curds or curd cheese; specifically (British) a type of sweet baked cheesecake with a pastry case, typically flavoured with spices and rose water or currants, and now often associated with Yorkshire (now often in "Yorkshire curd tart").


Late 16th century; earliest use found in Good Huswifes Handmaide.