Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  114
  • Protein  2 g
  • Carbohydrates  11 g
  • Fat  7 g
  • Cholesterol  28 mg
  • Sodium  75 mg
  • Potassium  39 mg
  • Phosphorus  20 mg
  • Calcium  2 mg
  • Fiber  0.1 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1/2 starch
  • 1/2 fruit, low potassium
  • 1 fat

Carbohydrate choices

1

Helpful hints

  • If Splenda® no calorie sweetener (granular form) is used, calories are reduced to 96 and carbohydrate is reduced to 6 grams per tart (1/2 Carbohydrate Choice).
  • Try low-fat or fat-free cream cheese to reduce the fat content.
  • Do not over beat mixture.
  • Do not over bake—tarts may appear soft and moist, but will firm up after cooling.

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Cherry Cream Cheese Mini-Tarts
acpgirl says:
4

could you use graham cracker crumbs instead of the vanilla wafer? Dietitian comment: You can make the change but there will be slight increases sodium, potassium and phosphorus.

Aug. 05, 2014, 4:31 PM
Cherry Cream Cheese Mini-Tarts
porkyd says:
4

Just made these Tarts. They are very tasty and easy to make. I used Splenda sugar. The one thing I did not like was the wafer. I am going to make them again on Friday for a family gathering but without the wafer.

Oct. 02, 2013, 3:43 PM
Cherry Cream Cheese Mini-Tarts
JPRD says:
5

Made for a unit celebration-easy to make and serve-and they tasted great!!

Sep. 22, 2011, 12:21 PM
Cherry Cream Cheese Mini-Tarts
4

These really are very good, and do taste like cheesecake. I agree that it makes closer to 18, as another person commented.

Apr. 29, 2011, 6:47 AM
Cherry Cream Cheese Mini-Tarts
glencove5 says:
4

This was a good treat. I made these and I gave it to some folks and they loved it!

Jun. 11, 2010, 6:34 AM
Cherry Cream Cheese Mini-Tarts
sblasczyk says:
5

I made these for my patients and they all loved them. Great way to help with portion control and no mess when serving.

Mar. 01, 2010, 6:21 AM
Cherry Cream Cheese Mini-Tarts
jaynjay says:
5

This recipe tastes great, but I was only able to get 18 servings instead of 24. Excellent after-dinner portion-controlled treat!

May. 28, 2008, 9:35 AM

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